Having been directly involved with the profound sense of loss affecting our clients damaged by gang violence for more than 26 years, CIS-SFVGLA is uniquely poised to address the extensive re-entry and transition challenges our clients and their families face on a day-to-day basis. With safety and support as our key concerns, we guide our clients and their families to the housing, mental health, outreach and support services they need to encourage stability and continued progress in their lives.
Detention and Prison Visitation / Outreach
Independent Living and Housing Services
Mental Health Services
Safe Passage and Safe Journey Programs
Supportive Services for Youth and Families Affected by Gang Violence
Our mission is to surround students with a community of support, empowering them to stay in school and achieve in life. CIS’ focus is to address two main problems that affect the community: school drop out rates and community violence. CIS works with at-risk students, children, and young adults to help them excel in today’s society.