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Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

5590 Babcock TrailInver Grove Heights, MN 55077

About

Circles of Support are based on restorative justice principles. Each circle has a team of 3-5 community members who receive training and support from professionals. The circle meets regularly to facilitate the transitioning member’s practical needs, to provide emotional support, to challenge the behaviors and attitudes, to develop constructive and pro-social strategies to address everyday problems. Circles of Support will:

  • Support good behaviors and decision making
  • Offer accountability and social support
  • Mentor and coach (as a group)
  • Build and promote healthy relationships
  • Identify barriers and plan for success

The Benefits of Circles of Support are:

  • Reduction in relapse, recidivism and harm
  • Neighbors thrive
  • Communities are safe

Skills

  • Problem Solving
  • Critical Thinking
  • People Skills
  • Networking
  • Relationship Building

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 21
  • Orientation or Training
  • 40 hours = 1 to 2 hrs/wk (1 yr preferred)
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