BSCC Releases RFA for Youth Facility Upgrades; Awards Grants

April 8, 2021
SACRAMENTO (April 8, 2021) – The Board of State and Community Corrections today released the Request for Applications for $9.6 million in one-time infrastructure grants to help counties prepare for housing young people who after July 1 will no longer be transferred to the Division of Juvenile Justice. In September, the Governor signed Senate Bill Read More »

BSCC Seeks SB 823 Input – Draft RFA Outline Available

March 17, 2021
SACRAMENTO (March 17, 2021) – The BSCC is seeking input on the development of a Request for Application for the Youth Programs and Facilities Grant Program portion of Senate Bill 823. A virtual input session will be held on Monday, March 22, from 4-6 p.m. Stakeholder Meeting and Draft RFA Outline.opens PDF file

BSCC Launches Strategic Planning Comment Process

March 8, 2021
SACRAMENTO (March 8, 2021) – The BSCC has begun the process of updating the Strategic Plan that will guide its work for the next five years. As part of that process, the agency is inviting the public to comment on the first step: identifying overarching goals. The public input will be considered by the Board at an upcoming strategy workshop. The deadline to submit comments is March 19, 2021. To read the current Strategic Plan and participate in a survey, please visit  the BSCC 2022-2026 Strategic Plan page.

Public Comment Period Opens for the Senate Bill 823, Youth Programs and Facilities Grant Program: PUBLIC COMMENT PERIOD HAS BEEN EXTENDED THROUGH MARCH 22, 2021

February 19, 2021
  Comment period extended to March 22, 2021 Virtual Stakeholder Meeting – March 22, 2021, 4 to 6 PM and Draft RFA Outline   SACRAMENTO (Feb.19,2021) - The BSCC is requesting broad input from all stakeholders and interested parties about the needs and priorities that should be addressed by the $9.6 million in one-time funds Read More »

BSCC Advances Youth Realignment Grant; Extends Coronavirus Grant Deadline

February 11, 2021
SACRAMENTO (Feb.11,2021) - The Board of State and Community Corrections gave approval today for development of a Request for Applications for $9.6 million in Regional Youth Programs Facilities Grant funding to help counties plan for the realignment of youth in state custody to county care. The Board also extended until March 12 the deadline for Read More »