‘Desistance’ and the Transition to Adulthood

Book by UCLA Luskin Professor Laura Abrams and social welfare alumna Diane J. Terry examines challenges faced by formerly incarcerated youth as they become adults

UCLA Researchers Seek Juvenile Justice Alternatives for Children Under 12

A new UC study indicates that a minimum-age standard is needed to protect California children from prosecution in the juvenile court system

Just One Visit: Volunteers Make a Difference for Prisoners

Vital role that volunteers play in the juvenile and adult prison system is detailed at event to celebrate a new book co-edited by UCLA Luskin professor

A Celebration of Volunteers in Prisons and Jails

Join us for a special event that will also launch a new book.

2016 California Voter Issues — A Lot More Than Just Hillary and Trump

UCLA Luskin Social Welfare faculty members analyze the potential impact of a slew of state and local ballot initiatives

The Intersection of Social Welfare and Criminology

New book co-edited by UCLA Luskin professor Laura Abrams gives a voice to volunteers in the prison system

Postsecondary Educational Engagement Among Formerly-Incarcerated Transition- Age Young Men

Postsecondary Educational Engagement Among Formerly-Incarcerated…