CREATING SECOND CHANCES

WHAT WE DO


CLEAN START WORKS WITH WOMEN AND CHILDREN IMPACTED BY THE CRIMINAL JUSTICE SYSTEM, TO RESTORE DIGNITY AND HOPE, FOR SUCCESSFUL REINTEGRATION. WE WORK TO ADDRESS REINTEGRATION AT EVERY LEVEL.

WHAT WE DO

We will uphold, maintain and reinforce dignity of women and children impacted by the criminal justice system.

 

THE WHO

Women and children impacted by the criminal justice system.

THE HOW

ACTION STEPS

THE CIRCLES OF HEALING

Clean Start provides safe, healing spaces for women to achieve self-reconciliation, psycho-social support and trauma-healing within and out off prison. A Circle of Healing is a space that allows women to build their self- drive, determination, resilience, confidence and self esteem.

TABLES OF SUPPORT

Clean Start facilitates formerly incarcerated women with life-skills, entrepreneurship/trade/craft training and linkage to business opportunities that enable women access economic opportunities. A Table of Support includes business training geared towards improving and stabilizing the women’s livelihood. Every woman is supported with a minimum of $150 to start a business

HALFWAY PROGRAM

Reorients women with social life outside prison walls, focusing on motherhood, income generating activities and family.

CHILDREN OF IMPRISONED MOTHERS

Clean Start will safeguard the holistic well-being of children living in prison with their mothers through responsive care.

 


CLEAN START SAFEGUARD THE HOLISTIC WELL-BEING OF CHILDREN LIVING IN PRISON WITH THEIR MOTHERS THROUGH RESPONSIVE CARE.