Support that Understands

Certified Peer Specialists receive specialized forensic training to effectively assist individuals with mental health diagnosis and current, or recent, involvement in the Criminal Justice System (CJS). Understanding and utilizing lived-experience in the CJS, Certified Peer Specialists support individuals in their recovery goals, identify and coordinate needed resources.

Yale Study

"According to evidenced-based outcomes, our forensic program has shown to significantly reduce recidivism rates and promotes successful community reentry."

Meet the Director

Christy DiStefano