The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs (OJP), National Institute of Justice (NIJ) is seeking applications for funding for rigorous examination of innovative reentry initiatives. With this solicitation, NIJ requests proposals for rigorous research to examine reentry initiatives that incorporate promising practices, strategies, or programs. NIJ is interested in supporting evaluations of innovative reentry initiatives that focus on offenders with a mode
The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs (OJP), Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) is seeking applications for funding under the Second Chance Act to provide grants to nonprofit organizations and Indian tribes to provide reentry services and programs. BJA is seeking applications to implement or expand on reentry programs that demonstrate strong partnerships with corrections, parole, probation, and other reentry service providers. These partnerships sho
Workshops will take place from 9:30 AM – 1:00 PM on the following dates: April: 2nd & 16th May: 7th & 21st June: 4th & 18th July: 2nd & 16th August: 6th & 20th September: 3rd & 17th October: 1st & 15th November: 5th & 19th All clinics are free. During the COVID-19 Pandemic, Clinics Will be Held Virtually At: https://zoom.us/j/878924933 OR Call: 929-205-6099 Meeting ID# 878-924-933
Workshops take place Tuesday - Friday, covering a variety of topics. Featuring Looking Forward Orientation & Resources Daily Reentry Rap Sessions Resume Building Job Interviewing 101 Business Start Up and Free Pardon & Expungement Clinics CALL IN : 929-205-6099 Or access on your computer using the Zoom Meeting ID# Listed TUESDAY 10:00-12:00 - Orientation & Resources ID# 929-732-957 3:00-4:00 - Reentry Rap Session ID#348-856-329 WEDNESDAY 10:00 – 11:00 Work Ethics ID#969-136-8
The Homeless Veterans' Reintegration Program (HVRP) is an employment focused competitive grant program of the Department of Labor, Veterans' Employment and Training Service (DOL-VETS), the only federal grant to focus exclusively on competitive employment for homeless veterans. Initially authorized in 1987 under Section 738 of Stewart B. McKinney Homeless Assistance Act, HVRP and its companion programs are currently authorized under Title 38 U.S.C. Sections 2021, 2021A and 202
Tuesday, April 21, 2020 12:00 pm (EST) Veterans Treatment Courts (VTCs) use an interdisciplinary team approach to divert justice involved veterans away from incarceration and into treatment. This proactive approach towards justice involvement is accomplished by effectively targeting and addressing participants’ responsivity needs, specifically ones that are clinical (medical, behavioral health and trauma), cultural, and criminogenic. In this webinar, participants will learn a
April 28, 2020 | 2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. EST Join Abt’s Center for Evidence-based Solutions to Homelessness and experts from the fields of homeless services and criminal justice to discuss evidence on how people reentering society from jails and prisons can avoid homelessness.
Stephen Metraux, Ph.D., an expert on how various institutional contexts intersect with homelessness at the University of Delaware, will discuss the effectiveness of reentry programs in securing stable h
For two weeks, the 16-year-old was locked in a cell at George W. Hill Correctional Facility, in what the staff called “quarantine," but looked and felt like solitary confinement. Caleb Campbell, from Upper Chichester, was allowed out of the cell — where he was being held awaiting trial — just one hour each day. He could shower, and make a phone call. That’s how he told his mother that he had been exposed to a staff member who may have COVID-19. There was not enough soap or sa
The office of Jamie Gauthier has shared a COVID19 Info Document with new resources, as well as details on City and nonprofit service changes. The guide is being continuously updated. To check the resource list, click here.