About Us

Our mission

The Alberta Restorative Justice Association is committed to being a collective voice to strengthen Restorative Justice in Alberta communities by establishing and providing information, education, and awareness towards best practices in Restorative Justice.

Our vision

The Alberta Restorative Justice Association envisions an Alberta where Restorative Justice processes are valued, understood, available, and accessible to all Albertans.

How does Alberta Restorative Justice Association (ARJA) achieve its mission?

ARJA collaborates with government departments, the private sector and community groups across the province to raise awareness and understanding of restorative justice practices. This results in:

  • Information, training and education activities
  • Yearly conferences
  • Newsletters
  • ARJA’s website
  • Assistance in developing new programs