Christine Head , LGBTQ Youth Task Force Coordinator for Health & Medicine’s Court Involved Youth
project, is presenting at the state Re-Connecting the Pathways
Conference from June 2-4 in Springfield. Convened by Illinois Juvenile Justice Commission, Illinois Association of Juvenile Justice Councils, Illinois Juvenile Justice Leadership Council, Illinois Models for Change, and Illinois Collaboration on Youth, the conferences explores the role of local leadership in juvenile justice improvement. Christine’s presentation will address how focusing on LGBTQ issues is critical to tackling disproportionate minority contact (DMC) and reducing racial disparities in the justice system.