Annual Forum

The Annual Forum will be in person again this year!  We will also be at a brand new location, the Hyatt Place, State College, PA.  The Forum will be held May 11th through May 13, 2022.  Please click below for registration information and membership renewal.  info on presentations will be updated in the coming weeks.  

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.

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
click to download
PPSA - 2019 PSU.pptx
click to download

Are you speaking my Language? (2018 Forum)

Are You Speaking My Language 050418.pptx
click to download

Medically Assisted Treatment  (2018 Forum)

MAT Pretrial 5-3-18.pptx
click to download

Essential Elements (2018 Forum) 

PAPSA 2018 TrainingPPT.PPTX
click to download