Peace Walk Challenge

Sister Theresa Harpin, Executive Director is embarking on a 3 week pilgrimage of peace from Assisi to Rome, Italy. To support Peace with Every Step, join us for an 8 week training challenge. Click on the image for more information and to register!

You can Transform Lives Supporting Restorative Partners, Inc.

Donate now to help us reach our $15,000 goal, we are less than $4,000 away!

Car Donation Program

Our Reentry Wheels Program accepts cars, trucks, vans, SUVs, fleet vehicles, trailers, boats, motorcycles, and RVs. In most cases, we will accept vehicles whether they are running or not. If you have any questions about what you can donate, please contact Mike McCarthy at

New Sober Living Homes

We have taken the next step in providing reentry services by assuming possession of two sober living residences in Los Osos, a nine bed home for women and an eight bed home for men. Visit Reentry Housing & Services under Programs for more information!

Become a Volunteer

Restorative Partners Juvenile Hall Program Volunteer Leaders: Join the team!


We accept fabric, notions, good condition, working sewing machines in support of our Sewing & Crocheting Program at the Women's Honor Farm. Prisoners sewed handmade Teddy Bears for Get on the Bus children coming to see their fathers at CMC.

Next Featured Event

Alternatives to Violence Project (AVP) Workshops: Enhance your personal skills in affirmation, communication, cooperation, trust, and conflict resolution

What is

Restorative Partners?

Restorative Partners is a non-profit organization that serves people impacted by crime with a continuum of services and programs designed to meet their diverse needs. Our small staff and an army of volunteers offer programs that focus on body, mind and spiritual transformation, incorporate trauma care, address responsibility and accountability, reduce violence and lower recidivism inside the San Luis Obispo County Juvenile Hall, Jail, and Honor Farms and provide reentry services including evidence based programs and mentoring for those on Probation or Parole. Click here for the complete list of restorative justice programs.

Our mission is to mobilize and coordinate programs that create positive changes and promote a restorative justice approach to crime.

- Sister Theresa