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TRAINING & TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE

Facilitating partnerships between justice agencies and community organizations to reduce youth incarceration.

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BUILDING COMMUNITY CAPACITY

Equipping communities with safer, smarter, and cheaper alternatives to youth incarceration.

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ON THE GROUND

Local evaluated projects inform our expertise.

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DEVELOPING LEADERS

The voices of youth, families, and community leaders must be at the heart of juvenile justice reform.

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Raising the Age Right in New York

Building community capacity to divert youth from system involvement on the front end is the right way to raise the age in New York.

New York is one of only two states left in the nation that automatically charges any youth who has committed any crime as an adult at the age of 16. A growing movement in New York is calling on lawmakers to raise the age of criminal responsibility in New York. Raising the age should be coupled, however, with an additional approach: building community capacity to engage young people whose behavior brings them to the attention of the justice system.

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Press Clips

Ruben Austria Discusses Raising the Age on WBAI Radio

WBAI Radio CCFY's Ruben Austria discussed Raising the Age on WBAI's On The Count weekly radio program.

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Newsletters Parent Peer Support Program

Judge Promises Voice for Families

The halls of Lincoln Hospital were filled with discussions inspired by photographs taken by Richard Ross inside America's youth prisons.

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Learn our family and community driven approach to youth in the justice system through seminars and workshops such as the ATI Training Institute. LEARN MORE »

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Consulting & Program Development

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