Mental Health Awareness Month – May 2023

Many of the symptoms people experience from exposure to the trauma of others, are simply the brain and body reacting to something that needs to be addressed. TIJF works to educate community heroes to both understand and respond to those symptoms with tools and techniques to help mitigate the effects of vicarious trauma and to…

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Catalytic Supports TIJF for Giving Tuesday!

Sending a huge THANK YOU to Catalytic Risk Managers & Insurance Agency, LLC for their generous support toward our Giving Tuesday Campaign! Giving Tuesday is our year-end fundraising campaign, helping to raise funds for organizational needs and programs into 2023. This year we need your support more than ever, as we will see a cut in…

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Our Shirts Are Back!

But only for a limited time. This shirt is dedicated to the heroes who work to save children from abuse and exploitation everyday. When you purchase a shirt, it supports our vicarious trauma mitigation training programs for heroes who experience traumatic materials, events, and stories of victims regularly through the work they do. This type…

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The Innocent Just Foundation is a Proud Nonprofit Partner with San Diego Gives 2022

The Innocent Justice Foundation (TIJF) has provided mental health and wellness programming focusing on vicarious trauma mitigation to support Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force Teams and their affiliates across the country since 2009 through Supporting Heroes in Mental Health Foundational Training (SHIFT). SHIFT was one of the first Federally funded programs to focus on…

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Mental Health Awareness Month with The Innocent Justice Foundation

During a trip to Yellowstone with her family, Beth Medina, the CEO of The Innocent Justice Foundation was enjoying a view of the waterfalls, when a gentleman approached her and commented on her t-shirt. He said, “that is a great organization, it saves lives”. Beth told him who she was, and he went on to…

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May is Mental Health Awareness Month with The Innocent Justice Foundation

Join us in supporting heroes this May! In an effort to grow and share our Helping Advocates Rebound from Trauma (HART) program, we will be hosting several training opportunities this May. We will provide free vicarious trauma mitigation and mental health & wellness training to San Diego County victim serving professionals. We have one full-day…

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Thank You

We are grateful for your support! Victim serving work takes an emotional toll, and exposure to violent materials and events, or victim stories is a requirement of many first-responder & health and human service professions. Vicarious trauma can be catastrophic, resulting in depression, burn-out, and sometimes suicide. With your contributions, our organization is able to…

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You Can Donate Cryptocurrency!


We have added the option of donating cryptocurrency to our donation page, and is matching a donors first crypto donation up to $100 during the month of November!  #FallGivingChallenge Every little “BIT” counts! Your donations support important mental health and wellness programming for those working in professions that expose them to the trauma of…

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Giving Tuesday 2021

Save The Date

Save-The-Date for The Innocent Justice Foundation’s Annual Fundraiser! When we support the heroes, they can save more children! During this giving season, we hope you will consider a donation to support programs that provide wellness training to help our community heroes mitigate vicarious trauma. Our campaign will run from November 1st to Giving Tuesday on…

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