The Institute for Community Justice is a comprehensive prison services and reentry program providing health linkages, supportive services, education, and advocacy for individuals, families, and communities impacted by mass incarceration.
Real Rap on Reentry Panel – Community Conversation to Destigmatize the Journey of Reentry
Saturday, October 30th 2021
Join ICJ for our Real Rap on Reentry Panel, a community conversation to destigmatize the journey of reentry. Panelists will include Cynthia Alvarado, Jeff Abramowitz…
Changing Paradigms: A Conversation on Restorative Justice and Systemic Transformation
Thursday, October 28th 2021
Join ICJ for our Changing Paradigms panel, a conversation on restorative justice and systemic issues as they relate to gun violence in Philadelphia. Panelists will i…
We have partnerships with many agencies and organizations throughout Philadelphia to ensure that returning citizens get all the help and support they need. Our partners provide referrals, help with our programs, employ our participants, and offer a wide range of services to complement ours.
The Workforce Initiative Network is specifically designed to provide support in addressing barriers and preparing individuals for employment success by developing confidence, skills and a positive mindset.
Culture of Health: Healing Ourselves to Heal Our Communities
March 8, 2021
This panel, facilitated by some of our most passionate mental health and wellness experts, will explore the effects of trauma and injustice within our communities and outline the urgent need for healing and stability as we push through the uncertainty, instability and collective pain imposed upon our communities by the troubling events of our current…Learn More
How We Help
Overall recidivism rate
in Philadelphia, 2012-2015
of ICJ participants, 2019
of recidivism for participants in ICJ programs and services