Careers at The Center for Family Justice

The Center’s staff helps individuals be safe from domestic violence, sexual violence and child abuse in the six communities we serve. We work in a climate of mutual respect and teamwork, supported by the CEO/President and administrative staff.

The Center takes part in national demonstration projects and studies and has established best practices in its client services. It has grown to a $2.8 million agency with more than 45 employees who have earned the respect of their peers.

If this sounds like a place where you would be happy to work, check out our list of current job opportunities.

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Current Employment Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in working at The Center for Family Justice, Connecticut’s first Family Justice Center!

Community Education & Prevention Educator – Full Time (Non-Exempt) | Job Description (pdf) | Apply Now
Delivers prevention education to youth, professionals and the general public with a special focus on engaging youth and athletic leadership. This position also provides leadership and
coordination of the agency’s White Ribbon Campaign that works to engage men and boys in the prevention of domestic and sexual violence. In addition, this position works closely with Camp
HOPE America – Connecticut staff to coordinate Connecticut’s only evidence based mentoring and camping experience for youth impacted by domestic and sexual violence.

Crisis & Housing Services Coordinator – Full Time (Exempt) | Job Description (pdf) | Apply Now
Oversees and provides leadership and supervision to the agency’s crisis and housing programs. In addition, this position also provides crisis intervention, advocacy, short- term counseling, case management and referrals for clients in crisis as a result of domestic and/or sexual violence. This position ensures that quality services are provided to The Center’s clients, contractual and program compliance, and representation of The Center in the community.

Crisis Services Advocate – Per Diem | Job Description (pdf) | Apply Now
Provides client-centered, strength-based and trauma-informed advocacy and crisis intervention to adult and children victims accessing services via The Center’s domestic violence safe house (Kathie’s Place) and 24hr crisis hotlines for domestic and sexual violence.

All interested applicants can apply online.

Are you interested in volunteering or interning?  If so, contact Beth Fitzpatrick at


The Justice Legal Center Opportunities

The Center for Family Justice is looking for individuals interested in opening solo law practices to participate in Connecticut’s first and only Legal Incubator Program.    Click HERE to get details about this exciting opportunity, understand the criteria and learn how to apply.

This is not an employment opportunity.