Parents on Youth Justice Committees

  • “The best thing that could happen for the child and the parent.”
  • “It’s good that parents can play an active role.”
  • “Gives the community a chance to understand youth better.”
  • “I was very thankful for the opportunity to participate in the Youth Justice Committee due to the fairness and speed of dealing with the crime.”
  • “I appreciated the compassion of this approach.”
  • “It prepares young people for life.”
  • “I love this new kid that I have.”


  • “I have never had a volunteer experience where I felt this connected to the results. These youth literally transform before our eyes.”
  • “I can honestly say that what we do matters. I have seen the difference we can make time and time again in the youth in our program.”
    ~Youth Justice Committee Volunteers