Strengthening Communities. Changing Lives.
AIM Program: Advocate Intervene Mentor

Overview: An intensive mentoring and advocacy program for young people on probation. Participants are placed with advocates who provide structure and guidance while connecting them to untapped community resources.

Participant Age: 13-18

Participant Profile: Youth facing a violation of probation due to chronic absenteeism and/or chronic unresponsiveness to interventions and engagement strategies.

Details: Each AIM participant is paired with an advocate who also serves as a mentor and resource specialist. Each advocate works with no more than four young people at a time and is available to the youth and their families 24/7.

Below is a list of AIM providers:

 Organization Name
  Community District Served
  Site Address
Youth Advocate Programs
Bronx (CD # 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, & 6)

199 Lincoln Avenue, Bronx, NY 10454

Good Shepherd Services
Brooklyn (CD # 3, 5, 16, & 17)
480 Vermont Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11207
Union Settlement Association Manhattan (CD # 9, 10, 11, & 12) 307 East 116th Street, New York, NY 10029
Community Mediation Services Queens (CD # 12 & 13) 86-64 163rd Street, Jamaica, NY 11432
Fund for the City of New York / Center for Court Innovation
Staten Island (CD # 1 & 2)
120 Stuyvesant Place, Staten Island,
NY 10301