REACH Edmonton

Justice placement helps teen turn it around

Layla became involved with REACH Edmonton through the Edmonton Youth Justice Committee Society (EYJCS) after committing a minor offense. Because she was a first-time offender, she was diverted to EYJCS where she attended a community panel rather than appearing in front of a judge in court. After hearing her story, the panel decided that completing community service and some other assignments would be an appropriate sanction.Continue Reading