Juvenile Justice: A Restorative Approach

Wednesday Nov 7th, 7:45am - 9:00am
The Forum at Trinity Church | 206 Clarendon Street Boston, MA 02116
The second Innovative Interventions Breakfast gathering will be led by Nate Harris, Director of the Trinity Boston Counseling Center, and Chanelle John, our Yoga and Mindfulness Manager, with Dan O’Sullivan, Regional Director, Metro Regional Administration, MA Department of Youth Services (DYS). Trinity Boston Counseling Center has been providing clinical and consultation services to DYS for over a decade. Now, Dan O’Sullivan has invited Trinity to introduce restorative justice and mindfulness practices to help reduce recidivism when youth re-enter the community.

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Trinity Boston Foundation

Trinity Boston Foundation's mission is to unlock opportunity and change the odds for the youth of Boston. In partnership, we build communities that: affirm, inspire, and empower youth and their families; offer holistic support for physical, emotional, and spiritual well-being; and strengthen community health and cohesion across Boston. Our students will have a greater likelihood of: completing high school; becoming leaders within their communities; and leading lives of their own design.

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Sole Train: Boston Runs Together is a community-building and mentoring program that uses running as a vehicle for setting and achieving seemingly impossible goals. As a supportive community of caring adults and peers, Sole Train champions young people as they realize their capacity for greatness.


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