Reentry Services That Change Lives

Merced County: Helping Individuals Transition from In-Custody Treatment to Day Reporting

This video explores how Merced County, facing jail crowding and high recidivism, developed a unique continuum that begins with in-custody treatment and continues with community treatment and training when probationers return home.

December 11, 2018

Parenting classes help GEO Reentry participants achieve stability

GEO Reentry uses evidence-based programming in its reentry programs to empower probationers and parolees with the tools they need to succeed. To help program participants with children achieve familial stability, participants in both residential and non-residential GEO Reentry centers have access to parenting classes. These classes foster learning and skill-building […]
December 4, 2018

Motivational Interviewing enhances reentry programs

When individuals are released from prison, jail or are referred to community correctional programs, research states that positive reinforcement and positive role modeling is effective at beginning the change process to pro-social behavior. To that end, GEO Reentry uses evidence-based practices to ensure effective intervention for probationers and parolees transitioning […]