Positive Youth Justice Initiative: Fresno Barrios Unidos

Background

Fresno Barrios Unidos transforms its community by empowering youth and families through education, wellness and advocacy. They work to provide youth and families with opportunities, resources and the skill sets they need to create change within their communities. Youth receive a continuity of care that often begins while they are still incarcerated or in foster care, and includes culturally relevant youth development programming and a plan of support upon release.

Partners

  • Fresno County Juvenile Probation
  • Fresno County Social Services
  • Fresno Unified School District
  • Focus Forward

Fresno Barrios Unidos fact sheet

Fresno Barrios Unidos web site