Archive for December, 2017

Help Build A New Home For Chuco’s Justice Center

Sunday, December 31st, 2017

Please make a donation to help the Youth Justice Coalition build a new home!

Use the link below to get to our secure, online donation page:

www.bit.ly/SaveChucos

Or contact us at info@youth4justice.org for other ways to donate.

About Chuco’s

Chuco’s Justice Center is an old factory that has been converted by the Youth Justice Coalition into a meeting space and gathering place promoting community connection, innovation, healing and liberation in Los Angeles.

We have to move from our location, but have secured an even larger space – the vacant site that was the Kenyon Juvenile Court, located on 76th Street and Central Avenue in South Central Los Angeles.  With your help, we can convert a site that convicted and incarcerated thousands of youth each year into a place for education, freedom, culture and creativity.

More than 15,000 people come to Chuco’s every year to organize for change in the community and inside lock-ups, for baby showers and repasses, dance battles, concerts and shows, open mics, press events, actions, conferences and workshops, art festivals, film screenings and welcome home celebrations to connect people returning home from jails and prisons to community resources and family. Chuco’s is also home to one …

FREE Welcome Home Resource Fair Saturday, 12/16!

Friday, December 15th, 2017

FREE Welcome Home Resource Fair for formerly incarcerated youth, adults, family and community! SATURDAY 12/16/17 12:00PM-2:00PM

At Chuco’s Justice Center! 1137 E. Redondo Blvd. Inglewood, CA 9032.

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FREE Legal Clinic at YJC Chuco’s Justice Center 12/9 10AM

Wednesday, December 6th, 2017

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 9, 2017 – FREE LEGAL CLINIC: 10:00AM-12:00PM

Family Meeting for People Currently Fighting Criminal Cases
and the 2nd and 4th Saturday of each month
12:00PM-2:00PM

(EXCEPT IN DECEMBER – THE 4TH SATURDAY IS CENCELLED DUE TO HOLIDAY)
with special immigrant rights clinic on first Saturday

AT THE LEGAL CLINIC YOU CAN:
Expunge Your Criminal Record
Clear Your Juvenile Record
Get SB 9, SB 260 and SB261 Eligibility for Youth Lifers
Prepare for the Parole Board
Get Prop 47 Relief
Get Updates on Prop 57
Petition to Have Your Name Removed from a Gang Database or Gang Injunction
Free Immigration Law / DACA Support and Updates

Get Support in Fighting a Criminal Case in Juvenile or Criminal Court
WITH A SPECIAL MEETING FROM NOON – 2PM TO PREPARE A DEFENSE STRATEGY

Contact us with questions – info@youth4justice.org