(Revised on November 18, 2014)

Notice of Intent to Award Funds to the Massachusetts Department of Youth Services 

The Executive Office of Public Safety and Security intends to award $21,000 in federal Title II/Formula funds to the Massachusetts Department of Youth Services (DYS). This allocation falls within one of the Juvenile Justice Advisory Committees’ identified program areas for Title II/ Formula funds to address systems change.

Funds will be utilized to enhance a comprehensive collaborative approach to emerging juvenile justice issues within the Commonwealth. The services to be provided include a training series with national experts in the juvenile justice field to address a wide range of topics that address issues and common trends in the juvenile justice field. The services will provide a strategy that will bring more cohesion to the juvenile justice system around cutting edge research and practice that has been recognized on a national level. The DYS is the sole agency with the capacity and expertise to implement the proposed project. 

The duration of the grant will be approximately 8 months with anticipated start and end dates of December 1, 2014 and July 15, 2015.


Listed below are key documents related to the JJDPA Formula Grant Program:


FFY11 Formula Quarterly Report Form doc format of FFY11 Formula Quarterly Report Form

Title II Formula Quarterly Financial Report xls format of Title II Formula Quarterly Report

Formula ATD Performance Measures Form doc format of Formula ATD PerfMeas Form

Budget Revision Form doc format of Budget Revision Form

Financial Reporting Instructions - December 2013 doc format of Financial Reporting Instructions - Dec 2013

Grantee Change of Information Form doc format of Grantee Change of Information Form

Program Contact Information for Juvenile Justice Team doc format of Program Contact Information for JuvJus Team