In 1964, the International Community Corrections Association (formerly known as the International Halfway House Association and, later, in 1989 as the International Association of Residential and Community Alternatives) held out first meeting in Chicago, IL with 30 people in attendance. Today, after more than 45 years, the ICCA represents more than 250 private agencies operating over 1,500 residential and community alternative programs, in addition to 1,000 individual members nationally and abroad. Our members offer a variety of programs and services which include:

  • Community-based corrections centers
  • Community corrections programs
  • Education/Vocational services
  • Drug testing and treatment
  • Tutoring services
  • Day reporting treatment
  • Crisis Intervention
  • Family/Individual counseling
  • Victim services
  • Community service supervision
  • Bail supervision
  • Home detention/electronic monitoring
  • Neighborhood outreach
  • Residential treatment
  • Aftercare
  • Transitional housing

ICCA Affiliations

ICCA has been an affiliate of the American Correctional Association (ACA) since 1975; an affiliate of the United Nations Alliance of Non-Governmental Organizations in Criminal Justice since 1982; the American Probation and Parole Association, the International Corrections and Prison Association and the National Juvenile Justice Delinquency Prevention Coalition. In addition, ICCA liaises with several other national and international community corrections organizations. 

Past Presidents 

Phil Nunes 2013-2015

Sonya Spencer 2011-2013 Arthur R. McDonald 1983-1985
Kevin Downey 2009-2011 J. Bryan Riley 1981-1983
Jane O'Shaughnessy 2007-2009 Tim H. Christensen 1979-1981
Terry Marshall 2005-2007 Martin E. Frank 1978-1979
Denise Robinson 2003-2005 E.B. Henderson III 1976-1978
Donald G. Evans 2001-2003 Norman F. Chamberlain 1974-1976
S. Anne Walker 1999-2001 Thomas J. Mangogna 1972-1974
Rick Billak 1997-1999 Max D. Weger 1971-1972
John Larivee 1995-1997 J.M. McCartt 1969-1971
James Lawrence 1992-1995 Elwood O. Toft 1968-1969
Neil Tilow 1989-1992 Edward C. Boyle 1966-1968
Marvin Wiebe 1987-1989 T. Neil Libby 1965-1966
James A. Hemm 1985-1987 Brother DePaul 1964-1965


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