Juvenile Hall Programs


Our restorative justice programs provide classes and workshops to the San Luis Obispo County to empower learning and positive community engagement for all.

  • 1 on 1 Spiritual Counseling

    When: Wednesdays and Sundays

    Community members counsel individuals one on one and reflect on spirituality as a source of healing and hope.

  • AA, NA

    When: Mondays and Wednesdays

    Community AA and NA Members provide 12 step Alcoholics Anonymous and Narcotics Anonymous groups.

  • (AVP) Alternatives to Violence Project Workshops

    When: Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays

    Experiential relationship building workshops empowering people to lead more nonviolent lives.

  • Art/Artisan

    When: Mondays

    Art classes and projects for the youth to encourage creative self-expression and a way to process their life experiences.

  • Bible Study

    When: Tuesdays

    Bible study and prayer for youth with an interest in Christianity with volunteers from Central Coast Youth for Christ and Shoreline Calvary Chapel.

  • Birthday Event

    When: Last Monday of every month

    Every youth in the facility is treated with a cupcake and those with birthdays receive a card and song from the volunteers.

  • Book Club

    When: Last Friday of every month

    Book club meets to discuss books chosen for their relevance, appeal, and educational value. Funding for these books is provided by generous volunteers, United Way Youth Board and donations from the SLO County Public Library.

  • Chess Club

    When: Wednesdays

    Chess club provides youth with a stimulating yet rewarding activity that improves memory, problem-solving skills, and ability to think ahead.

  • Creative Writing

    When: Mondays

    Creative writing program teaches youth self-expression, literary concepts, and writing styles.

  • Guitar

    When: Thursdays

    Guitar instructors teach basic to intermediate guitar skills and concepts to help with recovery.

  • Library Program

    When: Every other Friday

    Book donations are screened, catalogued, and tracked rotating books between storage and housing units.

  • Ping Pong Program

    When: Thursdays

    Youth get to participate in this sport that puts coordination, quickness, and strategy to the test against their peers and our wonderful volunteers!

  • Pro-social Sports and Games

    When: Sundays

    Includes stretching, warm-ups, and sports in the yard, where youth learn sportsmanship, teamwork, and healthy competition.

  • Street Law

    When: Thursdays

    Local attorneys help youth understand the California Penal Code and answer any questions they might have about juvenile law.

  • Sunday Service

    When: Sundays

    Scripture Sunday Service with Bible readings, music, and communion.

  • Tutoring

    When: Fridays

    Youth receive assistance with schoolwork or just talk and play cards. When schoolwork is completed, we play cards and visit.

  • Yoga and Meditation

    When: Wednesdays and Fridays

    Gentle yoga and meditation sessions promote body awareness, physical health, and mindfulness.

How Can I Help?

Restorative Partners can only serve through the generosity of individual and groups who have a heart for our mission. We need your help!

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Contact Info

Restorative Partners

3220 South Higuera, Suite 103A
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401

(805) 242-1272

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