Oakland Unite Innovation Published in the National Reenty Resource Center Newsletter

Oakland Unite’s Juvenile Justice Center/Oakland Unified School District Wraparound Services program was recognized for its innovation in helping youth be successful in transitioning out of the Juvenile Justice Center and back to school in Oakland. To read the complete article click here. The data sharing system used by case managers in this program makes it […]

Oakland Unite Hosts Professional Development Training

Restorative Trauma-Informed Practices Training On Wednesday, May 21, 2014, Oakland Unite hosted a professional development training titled Restorative Trauma-Informed Practices lead by Cindy Hill-Ford from Catholic Charities of the East Bay. The training focused on restorative justice, trauma-informed practices and traumatic grief work. These best practices are critical to the work done by Oakland Unite […]

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Success Stories From 2013

Building on positive assets and resilience in individuals, families and communities drives the work of direct services that are at the core of all Oakland Unite violence prevention programs. These efforts are best illustrated by grantee organization success stories that are reported back to the Human Service Department each spring: ALL NAMES ARE PSEUDONYMS TO PROTECT […]


Bay Area Women Against Rape (BAWAR) Recognized by the FBI on April 5, 2014   The FBI awarded Bay Area Women Against Rape (BAWAR) with the Director’s Community Leadership Award to honor their work in human trafficking with the Sexually Exploited Minors program in Oakland. For more information about BAWAR’s award look here. BAWAR SEM Advocates Anjana Kumar and Kenia Cervantes […]

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Oakland Juvenile Justice Program Recognized

  Media Contact: Sara Serin-Christ Oakland Unite Communications (510) 238-3718 or sserin-christ@oaklandnet.com                                                     News from: Department of Human Services FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 9, 2013   U.S. Department of Justice […]

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