Changing Justice from the Ground Up

Changing Justice from the Ground Up

Changing Justice from the Ground Up
Monday, September 18, 2023 at 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM Eastern Standard Time

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Karen Methot

Addressing Urban Violence and its Root Causes Using the Principles and Values of Restorative Justice.

  • Want an end to trauma and the school to prison pipeline?
  • Want to prevent violence in our communities?
  • How do restorative and transformative justice address systemic harm and conflict?
  • Why are these more effective than the punitive discipline model?

Find answers to these questions and more! Join us for this free webinar, offered by the SNEUCC Restorative Justice Task Team, which will conclude with a Q&A session. Hearing, visual and mobility accommodations are available; contact Pam Roberts at 

Valleria Miranda-Ferrick, founder of Unity Circles, and Tha Thai, Assistant Director of Roca Boston, will be the program presenters. Read their bios below. 

Valleria Miranda-Ferrick
Unity Circles
Tha Thai
Roca Boston

Valleria Miranda-Ferrick is a Transformative and Restorative Justice practitioner and educator who is also the Executive Director of Unity Circles, an organization dedicated to building networks of intergenerational leadership that are rooted in the values and practices of transformative and restorative justice.

Tha Thai is the Assistant Director of Roca Boston and has been practicing restorative justice and peace-making circles with Roca for 19 years. Witnessing transformations in young people at the center of urban violence continues to drive his daily work. He is inspired by coaching youth and work staff.

Questions about this event? Contact Karen Methot.  Download a flyer here

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