Report on the consequences of incarceration for state's returning citizens.
Guidelines and queries related to sexual assault and harassment between adults.
The Austin/Travis County Reentry Roundtable is a collaboration between formerly incarcerated residents of Austin and other community members to stregthen programs and efforts related to helpfully and healthfully reintegrate former prisoners into the community. The Roundtable understands that this work takes the support and work of the whole community, and have created many resources and taskforces to that end.
Austin , TX
AVP Massachusets offers the Alternatives to Violence Project (AVP) in Massachussets communities and prisons. AVP is an international volunteer progam that enables participants to deal with potentially violent situations in new and creative ways.
We don’t lecture or preach. Our experiential workshops use the shared experiences of participants, interactive exercises, games and role plays to examine the ways in which we respond to situations where injustice, prejudice, frustration, and anger can lead to aggressive behavior and violence.
01742 Concord , MA
"The Big Bend A.F.T.E.R. Reentry Coalition is a coalition of individuals and groups united to increase public safety + reduce recidivism through collaborating and establishing community partnerships, identifying and providing services to inmates and formerly incarcerated people, empowering them to become productive, self-sufficient members of the community." BBARC was established in 2012.
BBARC's work mainly focused on three areas:
32302 Tallahassee , FL
Proposes a new architecture for our criminal justice system, organized around five principles of reentry.
Presents data related to the myths and facts surrounding sex offenders returning to their communities and describes the role of treatment and community support in preventing recidivism.
"Central Arkansas ReEntry Coalition is a group of concerned agencies and citizens which began working working collaboratively in 2009 to assist citizens returning from incarceration to Lonoke and Pulaski Counties as they reenter society and reconnect with family while starting over in order to lead productive lives ... The Coalition’s Strategic Plan calls for changing prejudice and fear by helping society see returning citizens as humans with dignity, feelings, and rights as a major goal for the coalition.
Little Rock , AR
"CLAIM offers legal services on family law to incarcerated mothers, formerly incarcerated mothers and caregivers of children whose parents are incarcerated" whose cases are in Illinois. CLAIM visits women incarcerated in Illinois and runs classes in facilities.
60642 Chicago , IL
This comprehensive website offers state and national resources, including model legislation, on the "collateral consequences" of conviction for certain crimes, including implications for employment and voting rights.