Annual Forum

The Annual Forum is going virtual!! Due to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic the Board of Directors has decided to make this years forum virtual and best of all, Free! Each session will occur on different dates and will be open to anyone who would like to learn more about Pretrial.  Topics to include; Pretrial 101, Racial Bias, Using the Risk Assessment to Guide Supervision Practices, and More!!

Be sure to send your membership and keep checking our website for details as we formalize subjects and speakers!

We hope to see you all again in person in May of 2022 in State College!  
Membership Renewal_3.pdf
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Paul Larkin Memorial PPSA Scholarship

In honor of Paul Larkin (Allegheny County), Pennsylvania Pretrial Services Association (PPSA) makes available yearly scholarship funding to assist employees of PPSA affiliated agencies in attending the yearly conference of PPSA. Applicants will submit requests to be reviewed by the scholarship committee. Two scholarships per year will be awarded. Scholarships will be in the form of waived registrations, hotel accommodations, and .25 per mile/mileage reimbursement. Only applicants who have not yet attended a forum are eligible.
PPSA Scholarship_3.docx
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Prior Trainings

Below is a list of presentations from prior forums or regional training's. Please check back for updates.

Pretrial 101 (2019 Forum)

From Theory to Practice; Elements of a Pretrial Justice System.pptx
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PPSA - 2019 PSU.pptx
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Are you speaking my Language? (2018 Forum)

Are You Speaking My Language 050418.pptx
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Medically Assisted Treatment  (2018 Forum)

MAT Pretrial 5-3-18.pptx
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Essential Elements (2018 Forum) 

PAPSA 2018 TrainingPPT.PPTX
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