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.

October 9, 2018

What is case management for reentry programs? GEO Reentry Services describes system

When probationers, parolees or pretrial service defendants are referred to community centers for reentry services, case management is a critical element for stabilizing the individual as they prepare for community integration. GEO Reentry’s reentry centers rely on a strong case management system that guides the participant through the program. This […]
October 2, 2018

‘What Works’ in Corrections: What drives GEO Reentry programming

“What Works” is a term used nationally by correctional agencies in reference to researched principles and practices common to effective public safety and offender programming. What Works research has also identified the offender attributes, “Criminogenic Risks and Needs,” that successful correctional programs must target (Gendreau, P. & Andrews, D.A. 1990). […]