RESTORATIVE JUSTICE MINISTRY
We provide people affected by crime, victims and offenders within our communities opportunities to heal and rehabilitate through prayer, prevention, intervention, and guidance. We believe that peace and justice are attainable when we are present in the lives of people.
We advocate for justice and promote peace as we serve…
Brindamos a las personas afectadas por el crimen, víctimas y delincuentes dentro de nuestras comunidades oportunidades para sanar y rehabilitar a través de la oración, la prevención, la intervención y la orientación. Creemos que la paz y la justicia son alcanzables cuando estamos presentes en la vida de las personas..
Abogamos por la justicia y promovemos la paz sirviendo a los demás…
10TH ANNUAL REENTRY CONFERENCE AND RESOURCE FAIR
Restoring Hope: Empowering Leaders Looking For A Change
We advocate for peace and justice through our services:
We conduct prayer services for families of homicide victims at crime sites.
We accompany families during and after the funeral.
We coordinate healing circles for crime survivors and the family members of homicide victims.
We offer interfaith spiritual retreats for families of crime victims.
We support Victims’ Rights Week conferences.
We offer crime survivors assistance training.
We support legislation, public policies and programs that address the needs of crime survivors.
We support legislation, public policies and programs that address the needs of prisoners.
We provide services to improve prospects for former inmates reintegrating into society.
We train volunteers and support clergy who care for the spiritual needs of those in jail and prisons.
We write to prisoners with no families through Prison Pen Pal programs.
We support children of mothers and fathers in prison through special events.
We support victim-and-offender dialogues and mediation.
We support prayer walks and marches for community peace and healing.
We provide Restorative Justice and Practices training, retreats, and conferences for healing.
We support Restorative Justice and Practices community organizing.
We support Restorative Justice Practices in schools.
We support Restorative Justice Parent and Teen training.
We support coalitions and networks to prevent violence.
We advocate for legislation and public policies that help reduce violence in local communities.
About The Support We Offer
Family and Community Support
Crime Survivors’ Support
Jail and Prison Ministry
- Jail Ministry
- Thanksgiving Meals at San Francisco County Jails
- Christmas Card Drive
- Cards of Mercy
- Bible and Rosary Drive
- Advocacy, Public Policy & the Death Penalty
- 2022 Thanksgiving Meals in the San Francisco Jails
- 2023 San Quentin State Prison In-Custody Reentry Fair
- Students, volunteers join efforts to spread Easter joy in the jails
– Catholic Jail Ministry
– Biblical Restorative Justice and Practices Training
-Faith-Based Restorative Justice Training
-Restorative Practices Training
– Friends and Family of Prisoners
We appreciate your donations!
Thank you to Relevant Radio for promoting many of our programs on their local radio affiliates, 1260 AM (KFSB) or 101.7 FM (K269FB).
Our own Julio Escobar hosts Mi Familia en Cristo on KIQI 1010 AM every Sunday from 6-7 pm. The program features reflections on the Gospel, a message from our Archbishop, and other interesting programming.