2017 NJJA Conference

Youth Day consists of bringing together juvenile justice professionals, judges, youth advocates, and current or former system-involved youth to learn together. Attendees will participate in workshops, visit with community resources and hear from keynote speaker Marsha Levick and break-out sessions on the system they’ve lived within. To prepare for the event, please take a look at this list of tips and tricks as well as Thursday’s Conference Schedule. We can’t wait to see you May 18th in Kearney!

What: 2017 Nebraska Juvenile Justice Association Annual Conference

Where: Younes Conference Center Kearney, NE

When: May 17-19, 2017

Who: All stakeholders involved in juvenile justice in the state of Nebraska are invited and encouraged to attend.

Agenda, Speakers and Conference Materials

Break-Out Session Materials

Wednesday, May 17th Speaker – Leonard Burton

Thursday, May 18th Speaker – Marsha Levick 

Friday, May 19th Speaker – Karen Vadino

Conference Sponsorship and Vendors

Conference sponsorship and vendor opportunities are available for the 2017 conference. If you are interested in being considered a vendor, please send your information to Tom McBride or fill out a sponsor/vendor form.

Awards and Scholarships

Each year, youth leaders and stakeholders are recognized for their work in juvenile justice. Click here to learn more.

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Blocks of rooms are reserved at the following hotels:

$85.95 room | $129.95 suites + tax

A discount of 10% will be offered to groups of 25 or more submitting one registration and one check/invoice. To take advantage  of this discount, please contact Glenda Hinz at the contact information listed below.

Glenda Hinz/HINZtime Virtual Assistance
P.O. Box 84944, Lincoln, NE 68501-4944
402.438.2253 phone | 866.365.4851 fax

CANCELLATION/SUBSTITUTION POLICY: Cancellations or substitutions can be made by calling 402.438.2253. To receive a full refund, cancellations must be made before 5:00 PM CT on April 29, 2017. Substitutions must also be made by this date. No refunds will be given for cancellations received after 5:00PM CT on April 29, 2017.

Registration is confirmed upon receipt of payment. Walk-ins are welcome, but space is not guaranteed. Check or cash will be required for walk-ins. Participants will receive conference materials electronically prior to the conference.

NJJA may document the conference with photographs and video or audio recordings, each of which will be used for NJJA’s own purposes. By your attendance at the conference, you consent to NJJA’s use of any videos, recordings, or photographs obtained at the conference for NJJA’s own purposes.