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Reentry Coalition members helping to ease the transition of juvenile-lifers returning to Philadelphi

Samantha Melamed,, 9/6/17- In the last year, 70 men and women — all locked away as teens — have quietly returned to the community after decades behind bars.They’re encountering the mismatch between long-held daydreams and the hard realities of daily life and how to navigate these. This article mentions how Coalition members, including The Center for Returning Citizens, the Youth Sentencing & Reentry Project, the Defender Association, and the PA Department of Corrections, are trying to provide support.

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