Florida Justice Center

Oakland Park, United States
Joined January 2022

Florida Justice Center is a nonprofit legal aid organization with a focus on helping underserved communities. Our mission is to reduce the incarcerated population in Florida.

Presence in: United States
Focus: Community Organizing, Criminal Justice, Legal Aid & Public Interest Law, Policy Advocacy

Florida Justice Center (FLJC) is a legal aid organization, headquartered in Broward County, that serves the entire state of Florida. FLJC’s mission is to reduce the number of incarcerated people in Florida. This is achieved through a unique holistic approach of free services that combines rights restoration legal services, intensive case management, linkage to social services, and partnerships with civil legal aids to address the underlying factors leading to criminal justice involvement. Florida Justice Center is a leader in building racial equity in the justice system.

Current services include:

  • Bail assistance for social justice advocates
  • Clemency
  • Criminal defense
  • Driver license reinstatement
  • Probation assistance
  • Reentry support
  • Sealing and expungement
  • Voting rights restoration