PbS Announces Semi-Finalists for the 2017 Barbara Allen-Hagen Award

Posted by Kim Godfrey
May 18, 2017

This year’s applications for the 2017 PbS Barbara Allen-Hagen Award were truly the most difficult to judge to date.

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News OK: Oklahoma Office of Juvenile Affairs to end use of pepper spray

Posted by Mike Dempsey
April 14, 2017

Members of the Board of Juvenile Affairs voted unanimously Wednesday to stop using pepper spray on children in the care of the Oklahoma Office of Juvenile Affairs.

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Join our Leadership Circle

Posted by Mike Dempsey
April 25, 2017

Fredrick Douglass wrote, “It is easier to build strong children than to repair broken men.” In existence for over 22 years, the Council of Juvenile Correctional Administrators (CJCA) strives to build strong children by improving local juvenile correctional services, programs and practices for youth.

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Celebrating Outstanding Ongoing Achievements

Posted by Kim Godfrey
April 07, 2017

Every field seems to have its own version of the Oscars. Some of the best known are the Emmy Awards for television, the Tony Awards for theater and the Grammy Awards for music and recording. All three recognize the best performers in the fields and were modeled after the Oscars, which were first presented in 1929. Sports, literature, technology, automotive, painting, photography, hospitality, leadership and more all have awards and winners, national and local competitions. I can’t think of many fields that don’t offer some sort of recognition.

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