About Us

Florida Justice Transition, Inc

 Florida Justice Transitions has been in existence for over twenty years, and provides low cost housing, transitional assistance programs, and general support for Sex Offenders, in particular those who are in the process of release from prison.

Our program operations are intended to serve those individuals who have made a sincere commitment to a successful return to society, and to address those issues which led to their offense in a constructive way that will enable them to move forward with their lives towards a bright future.

Sex Offenders face many challenges, most notably, tough Probation/CRD restrictions, and residency laws. These are the factors we seek to help participants overcome, and remove the stress of .. Where am I going to live? .. Beyond that, FJT works with each individual to tailor our program services to you. Not only do we provide housing, but we seek to provide a general sense of support in a Safe Haven, and help participants in their journey back to a good, happy life. 

We Provide

 We are proud to introduce you to Florida Justice Transitions, Inc. (FJT). FJT is a non-profit organization founded in 1990 to give a helping hand to ex-offenders and veterans by offering low-cost housing in a safe community located in Clearwater, Florida.
 We Provide/Offer:

  • Housing

        We offer our fully furnished hotel rooms as shared accommodations.

  • Transportation

         We provide a one-time transportation service (if needed) to probation, sheriff’s office, social security, DMV, VA, and food stamp office.

  • Social Service Assistance

         We offer social service assistance concerning birth certificates, Social Security cards, (these are a must for State of Florida ID’s or Driver License’s) DD 214’s, foodstamps,Employment assistance, Medicare benefits, SSI, and SSDI benefits.

  • Mental Health Counseling by P.E.R.C. , Windmoor, and SunCoast Mental Health.

         We offer onsite licensed mental health counseling for those whose probation requires sexual abuse counseling and treatment.

  • Forensic & Clinical Polygraph Examinations

         We offer onsite polygraph examinations with various local polygraph companies

  • Other onsite programs

         AA/NA meetings, Sex Offender Recovery Anonymous (SORA), Sunday morning services offered by Sold Out Ministries will be at 10:00 am.

 If accepted, we welcome you as our new resident to Florida Justice Transitions, Inc. Please make yourself at home. 

Program

 Follow the link button above, which include a link to our Application Package, which contains a detailed description of our program. In order to secure a placement in our program, we require all forms to be sent back to us, filled out completely.

 A Non-Refundable $350 Application Fee is also required. Even if the funds are not readily available at this time, then we advise you to return a completed application anyway. This will not secure you a place in our program, but will allow us to keep your information on file so that if funding becomes available, it will be faster and easier for us to expedite the acceptance process. Prior to your EOS Date, once accepted into the program, we will also require a three month deposit against program fees ($600 / month X 3 months = $1,800). We regret that, at this time, we do not have the resources to provide any financial assistance.

Program Fees include the following:
• Housing, Furnishing and all Utilities (including In –Room Cable TV)
• Job Placement Assistance and Career Counseling
• Substance Abuse Recovery Support (AA and NA)
• Probation Support and Transportation Assistance
• Life Skills and Personal Finance Management
• Numerous social and recreational programs

It is generally most helpful if a family member or close friend can contact us directly. Please call us or email us, so that we can have a good line of communication. It will also help us to understand the needs of each particular case so that we can make sure that the appropriate services are available.