Mentoring Advocacy

The Center for Women in Transition facilitates one-on-one mentoring partnerships between females who were incarcerated for non-violent offenses and volunteer mentors for a period of one year. The organization also advocates for women who have committed non-violent crimes, and meet other criteria, to be sentenced to our mentoring program and in supervised transitional housing rather than prison.

Program Population: 

Women in the criminal justice system, with non-violent crimes.

Program Capacity: 

80 - 100 women per year.

Program Funding Source: 

State Government Support.

Start Date Year: 
1997
Address1: 
7525 South Broadway
City: 
St. Louis
State: 
Missouri
Zipcode: 
63111
Agency Name: 
Center for Women in Transition - St. Louis