The Empowerment Link (E-Link) program was designed to address the crisis that plagued the city through youth violence. Safe places and service locations are set up at participant designated places and the offices of ERA. The E-Link program provides services to delinquent youth plagued by violence, parent incarceration, bullying, social neglect and isolation. ERA believes that its Flagship innovative program to more than adequately meet the Goals (1) Improving child, youth and family functioning, (2) Meet the comprehensive behavioral health and social supports of youth and their families in the home, school, and community.(3) Accelerate reunification and other permanency outcomes.