Positive Youth Justice (P.Y.J.I.)

The Positive Youth Justice Initiative (PYJI) is an innovative approach to transform juvenile justice system.

What is it?

The Positive Youth Justice Initiative (PYJI) is an innovative approach to transform the juvenile justice system. The focus is to improve the lives of our crossover youth - young people who have experienced neglect, abuse and or trauma, have a history in the child welfare and foster care system, and who currently are engaged in the juvenile justice system.

who is it for?

This program is for crossover youth - young people who have experienced neglect, abuse, and/or trauma, have a history in the child welfare and foster care system, and who currently are engaged in the juvenile justice system. 

Note:  this is a closed group, participants are referred by  SJ Probation