On November 22, 2022, PBS Newshour aired a segment spotlighting Pennsylvania's practice of automatically charging children as adults, and the movement to end it.
Care, Not Control: The Album is now available for download! The Album showcases the talents, hopes, and dreams of young people directly impacted by the criminal legal system who are leaders in the campaign.
Read this powerful op-ed by Briannah Stoves, a Youth Leader in the Care, Not Control campaign.
The PA Juvenile Justice Task Force issued its final recommendations to overhaul the juvenile justice system on June 21, 2021.
YSRP’s Lauren Fine joined Rep. Rabb, Josh Glenn of YASP, and Secretary of Pardons Brandon Flood in a PennLive Town Hall on March 23, 2021 about the need to stop charging children as adults in PA.
Youth leaders Rodney Gardner and William Bentley express why youth need Care, Not Control in a powerful op-ed featured in Penn Live, published on February 8, 2021.
YSRP's Co-Directors wrote an urgent piece about the demands of the Care, Not Control campaign in The Legal Intelligencer published on February 19, 2021.
Care, Not Control campaign partners will host a Virtual Town Hall on Wednesday, 12/16 at 5:30pm featuring the voices of directly-impacted young people, family members and advocates.
In partnership, YSRP launches the #CareNotControl campaign with The Village of Arts & Humanities, Juvenile Law Center and Youth Art & Self-empowerment Project (YASP) to end youth incarceration in PA.