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PFI Partner Organizations

PFI Community Fellows host sites address a diverse range of youth justice issues. While each works with a unique population, all of our partners share a commitment to youth justice in New York City. To view the Graduate Research Fellowship partners, visit the Research & Evaluation Center page.

2013-2014 Host Sites

Center for Alternative Sentencing and Employment Services (CASES) aims to increase the understanding and use of community sanctions that are fair, affordable, and consistent with public safety.

Center for Community Alternatives (CCA) is a leader in the field of community-based alternatives to incarceration. Its mission is to promote reintegrative justice and a reduced reliance on incarceration through advocacy, services and public policy development in pursuit of civil and human rights.

Center for Court Innovation (CCI) helps the justice system aid victims, reduce crime, strengthen neighborhoods, and improve public trust in justice.

Children’s Aid Society is an internationally renowned and historic agency that serves children, youth and their families. The Children’s Aid Society coordinates several programs geared towards adolescents’ emotional, educational and physical well-being.

Community Connections for Youth is a New-York based nonprofit organization whose mission is to mobilize indigenous faith and neighborhood organizations to develop effective community-based alternative-to-incarceration programs for youth.

Correctional Association of New York is an independent non-profit organization that advocates for a more humane and effective criminal justice system and a more just and equitable society.

Doing Art Together works to awaken and enrich the intellectual, social, and cultural development of under-resourced New York City youth, inspiring them to pursue their learning.

Friends of Island Academy strives to break cycles of incarceration by providing limitless opportunities for growth by utilizing positive development practices to champion the strengths of participants as they overcome obstacles and transform their lives and communities for the better.

Good Shepherd Services is a leading youth development, education and family service agency that serves over 20,000 program participants a year by giving vulnerable youth in New York City the opportunity to take ownership of their future, making a difference today and for the next generation.

Osborne Association offers opportunities for individuals who have been in conflict with the law to transform their lives through innovative, effective, and replicable programs that serve the community by reducing crime and its human and economic costs.

 

2012-2013 Host Sites

Center for Alternative Sentencing and Employment Services (CASES) aims to increase the understanding and use of community sanctions that are fair, affordable, and consistent with public safety.

Center for Court Innovation (CCI) helps the justice system aid victims, reduce crime, strengthen neighborhoods, and improve public trust in justice.

Children’s Aid Society is an internationally renowned and historic agency that serves children, youth and their families. The Children’s Aid Society coordinates several programs geared towards adolescents’ emotional, educational and physical well-being.

Exalt Youth partners with criminal justice constituents and schools to serve 165 NYC court-involved youth annually, ages 15-19.

Osborne Association offers opportunities for individuals who have been in conflict with the law to transform their lives through innovative, effective, and replicable programs that serve the community by reducing crime and its human and economic costs.