400
We serve over 400 youth per year
94%
On average, 94% of our court-involved Participants are not reconvicted of a new crime within three years of enrollment in our program.
$5,500
On average, AFJ spends $6,300 per person to keep our youth out of jail compared to the more than $450,000 the state/city will spend incarcerating that same individual.
PROGRAM IMPACT

One of the most successful and cost-effective methods for crime prevention.

Avenues for Justice's (AFJ) services are comprehensive and our staff is on call 24/7. Read about our successful model.

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EVENTS

The 2022 Second Chance Experience

On October 20th we celebrated Honoree Jason Flom and Second Chance Award Recipient Anastacia at our Second Chance Experience at Phillips Auction House.

CHECK OUT PICTURES FROM THE EVENT HERE!
Testimonials

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"[Avenues for Justice] may be a model to follow. It fills many of the roles of an effective criminal justice system, including punishment, counseling, and rehabilitation.”

“No program I have ever worked with or heard about has  more credibility with attorneys or judges  than the [Avenues for Justice].”

Douglas Lyons
Attorney

“At a time when the incarceration rate in America is the highest of any nation in the world…AFJ has questioned the status quo to become one of our most successful and cost-effective crime prevention programs.”

Eric Holder, Jr.
82nd U.S. Attorney General

“Judges have come to rely upon Angel, his integrity and the [Avenues for Justice] as a truly meaningful and worthwhile alternative to incarceration.”

Hon. Leslie CrockerSnyder
Judge (Ret.)
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HIRE UP

Join our HIRE UP program

Avenues for Justice’s HIRE UP program relies on corporate partners to train and employ our Participants.  Let us know if your corporation and staff can help us online or onsite at our centers.

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Blog

Read about our client and staff successes

February 2, 2023
Black History Month Celebrations at Avenues for Justice

In celebration of Black History Month, Avenues for Justice (AFJ) will showcase the rich, creative expressions of a number of African American artists with our Participants.

January 26, 2023
Steps to Success Workshops

In congruence with our HIRE UP job readiness curriculum, which was developed in-house by our Director of Court Advocacy, we are excited to partner with the New York Junior League (NYJL) to offer Steps to Success!

January 19, 2023
Avenues for Justice’s Spring 2023 Programming Calendar with Fitness Classes, Teen Empowerment, and Cooking Nights

Our Participants deserve the most diverse and robust programming to center and ground themselves in their conversations around growth and wellness in the new year.

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