Program/Project Name: Juvenile Probation—Job Creation
Funding Category: Improving Public Safety
Federal Grant Name: Juvenile Probation—Job Creation
Programs Supported Through Funding: Retention of Juvenile Probation Officer positions in the Court of Common Pleas, Family Court Division – Juvenile Branch.
Why Apply for this Grant?
Program Objectives: The Juvenile Probation Department plan is to retain fifteen (15) probation officer staff to ensure that essential areas of youth supervision, competency development and community safety are preserved.
Use of Funds: Retain juvenile probation positions that would have been lost due to budget reductions. Help to maintain essential and specialized services.
Quarterly Activities: Caseload supervision, documentation of case & court related activities, appearance in Court to testify, drug screening.
Actual # of FTE jobs created for the quarter*:
*In the City of Philadelphia’s quarterly federal report, also know as Section 1512 reports, jobs are calculated based on hours worked, instead of the number of people at work. It also looks only at jobs funded directly by the Recovery Act, and does not include jobs created indirectly. Direct jobs are counted quarterly and are not cumulative.