Written by Community Editor Nicole Foulke
The Montgomery County Office of the District Attorney’s Youth Aid Panel Program is seeking volunteers to serve as panelists in this respected youth diversionary program to help first-time juvenile offenders find a positive path in their communities, according to a media release from the program.
Panel volunteers, who must be county residents and at least 18 years old with a clean criminal record, are currently sought in Norristown, Springford, Upper Moreland, Lower Moreland, North Penn, Springfield and Souderton.
Training starts in February, 2014 on Wednesday evenings.
Those interested in volunteering can call the Program Coordinator, Tom Haney, at 610-277-8909 ext. 7105. Further information about the Youth Aid Panel Program, including volunteer applications, can be found here: http://montcomediation.org/index.php.