“It was what I saw rather than what I did at Abraham House that stuck to me: the way people are treated. For Fr. Peter, Sr. Simone and the other sisters, giving is all their happiness.”
-- ATI program graduate



Father Peter Raphael
Sr. Simone Ponnet
Sr. Rita Claus
Sr. Amy Henry


Althea Brooks, Executive Director
718.292.9321 ext.110

Judy Juster, Clinical Coordinator/After School Program Director
jjuster@abrahamhouse.org 718.292.9321 ext.219
Milagros Alegre,  After School Program Site Supervisor
malegre@abrahamhouse.org 718-292-9321 ext. 105
Aileen Figueroa, Office Manager
afigueroa@abrahamhouse.org 718-292-9321 ext.114
Lynda DeFilippi, Social Worker/Family Advocate
ldefilippi@abrahamhouse.org 718-292-9321 ext. 103 
Delmarie Williams, Finance Assistant
dwilliams@abrahamhouse.org 718.292.9321 ext.112


Alan J. Shapiro, M.D.
Alexander Lakhanpal, CFA, CPA
Brent Benkovic, CFA
David Archer
Mark McCrane
Monsignor Kevin L. Sullivan
Philip Dorian
Rev. Eric P. Cruz
Robert J. Murphy, Chair
Sarmad M. Khojasteh, Esq.
William J.Phelan 



Nationally, more than half of released offenders are back in prison within three years. Bureau of Justice Statistics.

While people in every state and of every race, gender and income level make up the nation's dropouts, the crisis affects low-income youth, males, Hispanics and African-Americans disproportionately. Center for Labor Market Studies.

Strengthening the family network improves outcomes for both the prisoner and the individual family members. Urban Institute, Justice Policy Center.