For the past three years, Community Connections for Youth (CCFY), through the Parent Peer Support Program (PSP), has successfully collaborated…
A new report, calls attention to the national grassroots movement of families fighting to transform the juvenile justice system.
Guest post by Chantilly Mers-Pickett Last summer I attended a panel discussion organized by Community Connections for Youth (CCFY). CCFY is an organization in the South Bronx that works really hard to provide alternatives to incarceration for youth. I remembered a grandmother on the panel who spoke about her grandson turning 18 in a detention center. […]
Probation and ACS Commissioners attend the New York release of the National Families Report. Family testimonies prompt Schiraldi to convene Parent Advisory Board to meet monthly with Probation leadership. National Families Report On September 10th, Justice 4 Families, in partnership with CCFY and 12 nonprofit organizations across the nation released Families Unlocking Futures: Solutions […]