Reentry Services That Change Lives

Spotlight on a Unique Female In-Custody Program

California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation

The California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation opened the McFarland Female Community Reentry Facility to deliver gender responsive, trauma-informed programming. The initial results are impressive.

March 13, 2018

Department of Justice reports high jail capacity despite declining incarceration rate

According to a recent U.S. Department of Justice report analyzing 2016 jail incarceration rates, nearly 20 percent of jails in 2016 were operating at or above 100 percent of their rated capacity, or the maximum number of beds assigned to a jail by an official rating. The report also found […]
March 6, 2018

Talbot Hall resident teaches business class to help peers succeed

Talbot Hall, a residential reentry center in Kearny, New Jersey, strives to better the lives of inmates by holding peer-led, skills-based vocational trainings. These trainings are conducted by experienced residents or residents certified in specific vocations, with the goal of teaching other residents skills that will prove beneficial and help […]