Welcome to the Alberta Restorative Justice Association

Connecting our circles of responsibility for community. Alberta Restorative Justice Association (ARJA) is composed of organizations and individuals dedicated to increasing understanding of restorative justice and how it can benefit communities. ARJA encourages community action that strengthens existing restorative justice programs and encourages the development of new restorative justice programs in communities in Alberta. ARJA’s […]

ARJA welcomes it’s new Executive Coordinator

ARJA is pleased to announce that Jen VanSteenbergen is our new Executive Coordinator. ARJA would like to thank all those who expressed interest in the position. Jen can be reached using ARJA’s email address info@arja.ca or by calling (780) 628-6801.  

Call for Presenters

ARJA is seeking proposals for sessions at the 11th Annual Alberta Restorative Justice Conference that reflect the theme “Reconciling Relationships.”  The deadline for submissions is Midnight, May 31, 2017. Please send completed applications electronically to: Barb Barclay, Chair, Alberta Restorative Justice Association (ARJA) at: barb-barclay@ncsa.ca Sessions can be in one of three formats. Find out more by […]

11th Annual Alberta Restorative Justice Conference Announced

The 11th Annual Alberta Restorative Justice Conference will be held November 23 – 25, 2017, at the Clarion Hotel and Conference Centre in Calgary, AB. This year’s theme is Reconciling Relationships.  Watch for our Call for Workshop Presenters and submit your workshop ideas. Other program updates such as Pre-Conference Training will be coming soon!

Conference Event Schedule

The conference event schedule is now online.  Click on our Annual Conference link at the top of the page to open our Conference page.

Notice of AGM

The Alberta Restorative Justice Association serves notice that its Annual General Meeting will be held Friday, November 18, 2016, 4:15 pm – 5:00 pm at the Edmonton Marriott at River Cree Resort. Please click the links below to open the attachments which include the AGM Agenda and Proposed Revised Bylaws and Special Resolution documents. AGM Agenda ARJA Draft Proposed […]

Call for Prospective Board Members

Call for Prospective Board Members Are you supportive of ARJA’s vision, mission, goals, objectives and operations and have the desire and time to work as a team player in moving the organization forward? The Board has recommended it remain the same size with 11 seats.  Of the 11 seats, three board members are midterm and six […]

3rd Annual George Brertton Award – Nominations Are Now Open

Nominations are currently being accepted for the 3rd Annual George Brertton Award.  The deadline to apply is October 14, 2016.  Please visit our “George Brertton Award” page to see the Call for Nominations and get the application form.