repair

the harm.

restore

relationships.

rebuild

trust.

transform

community.

what is restorative justice

Abbotsford restorative justice and advocacy association

Our Vision: to provide opportunities to repair harm, restore relationships, rebuild trust and transform community.

Based on the principles of restorative justice, we operate four main programs:

Restorative Justice

Restorative Mentoring

Restorative Action

Community Restorative Practice
 

 

 

On the ancestral, traditional and unceded territories of the STÓ:LŌ PEOPLE, THE SEMÁ:TH FIRST NATION AND MATHXWÍ FIRST NATION.

 

 

 


ARJAA:

  • Is guided by professionals and sustained by volunteers
  • Receives police referrals for children and youth
  • Receives police and Crown referrals for adults
  • Receives police-referred cases of neighbourhood disputes
  • Works in Abbotsford schools

become a member

ARJAA encourages you to consider membership in our Association

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VOLUNTEERS NEEDED!

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Donations always help

We depend on individuals like you to help advance the work of Restorative Justice

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This has been some of the most expansive and effective internalized learning, after 16 years of formal education I have ever experienced. It really helped build my personal confidence. A gem!
-Comment from participant in ARJAA's Victim-Offender Mediation Training