Our team assist student during transition periods of parental incarceration & post-incarceration through art therapy, peer support conversations, and our family reunification program to ensure they have a safe place to express their emotions, ask questions, and most importantly feel supported!
One to one mentoring focuses on individuals needs and resources to help decrease the likelihood of generational incarceration.
"Two-thirds detained in jail report an annual incomes under $12,000 prior to arrest"- Center for Community Change
Each student has the opportunity to learn money management through our Financial Literacy program which includes:
counting, budgeting, earnings, etc.
Student also are included in annual uniform giveaway, toy drive. and job readiness training.
Often children are interested in post high school education and not sure about the process. We strive to aid students with getting through the challenging process of college and scholarship applications. We bring awareness to college tours and vocational schools to give students access.
Our team believes it is essential for student to learn how to advocate themselves and what they are passionate about. Each season our students research a criminal justice issue and aim to make a difference.
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