Policy Makers

Policymakers play a key role in the making and implementing of decisions to improve the mental and physical well-being of youth in Pennsylvania.  The resources below will assist and/or guide policymakers in making informed decisions around the risk/protective factors of youth in the community and deciding which programs could benefit the population, accessing and understanding the PA Youth Survey results for their community and planning how to address areas of concern, the requisition of pertinent data from providers to assist in those decisions, in addition to understanding the funding resources from the PA Commission on Crime and Delinquency.