Prisoner Reentry

May 16, 2020 Must read article on "Barriers to Prison Reentry" by Patricia McKernan Here is a important quote from this article: "Each year approximately 700,000 individuals return home from state prisons in the United States and an additional 9 million are released from county jails. More than 10% of those coming in and … Continue reading Prisoner Reentry

The reality for women coming out of prison

The majority of re-entry programs that currently exist in our state target men and do not offer the full range of support and services necessary for successful transition back to our communities. Experts are finding that traditional methods for rehabilitating a historically male-dominated prison population need to be reevaluated to fit the needs of female … Continue reading The reality for women coming out of prison