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Restorative Justice/Peace Ambassadors

Restorative Justice/Peace Ambassadors

Universal Family Connection

Restorative justice practices training for young people in order to prevent violence and positively engage youth in their communities.

Services Offered

Restorative Justice • Youth Development

Description

This program offers restorative practices training in the communities of Washington Heights and Roseland to familiarize and instill restorative justice focused principles in young people and to teach leadership skills through violence prevention activities that engage their peers and neighbors. Its goal is for 100% of participating youth to increase knowledge of restorative justice practices and engage their peers and community in violence prevention events. Examples of activities include the following, but not limited to:

  • Peace Walk
  • Peer Jury
  • Peace Circles
  • Peace Pledges

Location

1350 W. 103rd St., Chicago, IL 60643 41.707037 -87.6571525

Service Options

Languages Spoken

  • English

Eligibility

    Payment

  • This service is free

    Age

  • Children accepted
  • Teens accepted

How to Apply

Contact program manager at 773-881-1711 ext. 1115, or the executive director at ext. 1175