Options For Justice
FOR INDIVIDUALS WITH A DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITY
Options For Justice is a non-profit, 501(c)(3), organization which addresses the needs and concerns of St. Louis City, St. Louis County, St. Charles County and Lincoln County citizens who have a developmental or intellectual disability and who become involved with the justice system.
Support The Mission
Options for Justice services are made possible through the generous support of our funding partners and by donors like you.
Options for Justice provides support services and education/training for individuals served, families, and professionals in the justice, social service, and/or developmental and intellectual disabilities service delivery system. Options for Justice helps determine eligibility for our program and ultimately for available resources. We ensure that individuals understand their rights and responsibilities, then work to create an individualized plan of support designed to pave the way for a successful outcome as participants navigate the justice system. We work to make connections to important resources, assist with navigating the intricate facets of accessing these resources, then continue to support the individual as they work toward meeting their goals. With assistance, individuals can break the cycle of detainment, or failure within the system, to become active, contributing members of their community.
In June of 2022, the team at OFJ was searching for a solution to create a clean, easy-to use website experience for their clients and
This past Friday, Options For Justice had the honor of conducting our bi-annual training for the St. Louis County Police Academy Cadets. During this training,