American Correctional Association

ECOSOC Status: Special Consultative
Type: NGO working on Crime
Address: 206 North Washington Street. Suite 200
Alexandria, VA 22314
Country: United States of America
Region: Northern America
UN Languages: English
Other languages:
  • Education
  • Prevention
  • Rehabilitation
Short description:
The largest Correctional Associaltion in the world.
The role of corrections is to assist in the prevention and control of delinquency and crime, but ultimately the prevention of criminal and delinquent behaviour depends on the will of the individual and the constructive qualities of society and its basic entities: family, community, school, religion, and government.
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