Housing and Transportation Summit-Save the Date!
Reentry Week Begins April 26th!
The United States Department of Justice has designated April 26th through the 30th as reentry week. The purpose is to bring awareness and overcome barriers to individuals returning to their communities from detention and incarceration. A series of workshops and events will take place on that week. To find out more, click here.
President Biden has issues a proclamation, recognizing the importance of reentry work. Click here to view it.
Each day of reentry week will have a different area of focus, with the National Reentry Resource Center hosting workshops and webinars focused on these topics:
April 26: Employment and Education
April 27: Behavioral Health and Housing
April 28: Youth and Families
April 29: Making Reentry Work
April 30: Evaluation
For additional information on reentry week, click here to visit the National Reentry Resource Center website.
Lastly, NRRC has shared actions that community service providers may take during reentry week to support services and service recipients. To learn more, click here to view the document.
A language guide was created by the Urban Scholars of the University of California Education system with a focus on considerate and respectful language when discussing the formerly incarcerated community: Click here to access this information!
My Reentry Roadmap
Employer Virtual Training
Save the date! The next employer virtual training is scheduled for June 23rd. Additional information will be forthcoming.
JOIN US TO LEARN MORE!!
This training will provide a comprehensive understanding of how to handle current and prospective employees who are or become involved in the criminal justice system.
Here are a few of the following Topics we will cover:
Experience from current Employers
Work Opportunity Tax Credits
Free Human Resources Services
On the Job Training
Expanded Subsidized Employment
Who Should Attend?
Human Resource and Hiring Managers