The Choice is Yours

Graduations

The Choice is Yours (TCY) is an innovative diversion program for first-time, nonviolent felony drug offenders facing one to two year prison sentences.  Upon successful completion, the program offers graduates the opportunity to have their criminal records expunged, removing the stigma of a criminal record.

TCY is operated in partnership with the Philadelphia District Attorney’s Office (DA), Municipal Court and the Defender Association of Philadelphia (PD).   

Services

  • One-on-one case management 
  • Individualized service plans
  • Access to skills training and basic education services 
  • Job search and job placement assistance
  • Community service placements

Eligibility

Eligibility is determined by the District Attorney’s Office; participants must be referred by the District Attorney’s Office.

Cost

There is no cost for those who qualify.

Location

112 N. Broad Street, 3rd Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19102

Hours

Monday – Friday: 8:30 am – 5:00 pm 

Contact

TEL: 267-238-3929
EMAIL: tcy@jevs.org 

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