About the Junior Defender Program The Junior Defender Program coordinates with school administrators to reach out to students in neighborhoods that have been disproportionately impacted by the criminal justice system.…
The Defender Association shares concerns about the unsafe conditions in the Philadelphia Juvenile Justice Services Center (JJSC).
The Police Accountability Unit will use the grant funding for a data dashboard that will document racial disparities in Philly vehicle stops.
Important information and resources can now be viewed in Spanish at PhillyDefenders.org!
Councilmembers Johnson and Quiñones-Sanchez joined Keisha Hudson for a press conference celebrating the Defender’s budget increase.
The Defender Association is committed to supporting Philly’s most vulnerable citizens in a post-Roe vs. Wade America.
City Council voted on the 2023 budget which includes an additional $5.8 million for the Defender Association.
Read Keisha Hudson’s May 23 testimony on Juvenile Justice.
A HUGE “thank you” to the 29 community organizations who signed a letter to the Mayor calling for increased funding for the Defender Association.
The Defender offers expungement services for our adult and juvenile clients.