May 5, 2020

San Francisco reentry program participants volunteer for neighborhoods hardest hit by COVID-19

Program participants at the Taylor Street Residential Reentry Services Center in San Francisco have been stepping up to assist the local community in the fight against COVID-19. Over the past two weeks, participants have teamed up with local youth violence prevention and youth development organization United Playaz to distribute free […]
April 23, 2020

Covington Day Reporting Center, local Target team up to send donations to program participants

When people are experiencing uncertainty, it can often be the smallest gesture that makes the biggest impact. During the COVID-19 public health crisis, the staff of the Covington Day Reporting Center in Covington, Louisiana is doing what it can to show program participants their thoughts are with them and their […]
April 21, 2020

For participants, the Santa Ana Day Reporting Center helps open the door to college

In accordance with its mission to help the formerly incarcerated restart their lives, the Santa Ana Day Reporting Center in Santa Ana, California regularly collaborates with Santa Ana College and other local universities to refer reentry program participants to educational resources in the community. Community Connections: Connecting Participants to Local […]
April 14, 2020

Napa County Reentry Roundtable promotes community links

The Napa County Community Corrections Service Center recently held a reentry roundtable event that brought together a range of community partners with a similar mission: serving and protecting the residents of Napa County. The roundtable meetings are held every two or three months at the GEO Reentry Services day reporting […]
April 7, 2020

Leadership recognition dinner honors central region program managers

Staff from several of GEO Reentry’s Central Region non-residential centers received credit for their achievements of the past year at a recent leadership recognition dinner in Chicago. Staff members from day reporting and reentry service centers across the Midwest received a range of leadership awards after being evaluated on criteria […]
April 2, 2020

GEO Reentry’s ADAPPT joins SAFE Berks in support of victim advocacy

The GEO Alcohol and Drug Addiction Parole and Probation Treatment Center in Reading, Pennsylvania, or ADAPPT, hosted a dinner on March 4 to support victim advocacy, which was organized in conjunction with Safe Berks, one of the center’s community partners. GEO Reentry Services presented a $200 donation to Safe Berks, […]
March 31, 2020

Southwestern Illinois Correctional Center celebrates February with a Black History Month lesson

In celebration of Black History Month, the Southwestern Illinois Correctional Center in East St. Louis hosted a presentation by Tony Chestang, president of the Montford Point Marine Association, about the first group of African American Marines. Chestang visited the center on February 20, where he spoke to 130 inmates who […]
March 26, 2020

Kern County DRC graduates 24 reentry program participants

A graduation ceremony was held recently for 24 male and female participants who completed the program offered by GEO Reentry Services at the Kern County Day Reporting Center in Bakersfield, California.  The February 19 gathering took place at a local restaurant, where attendees included Kern County Chief Probation Officer T.R. […]
March 24, 2020

Tully House conducts prosocial activities over Valentine’s for teambuilding and socialization

Residents at Tully House Residential Reentry Center in Newark, New Jersey, a program operated by GEO Reentry Services, took part in a range of creative, prosocial activities during the month of February, including Valentine’s Day cardmaking workshops on February 7 and 10. Tully House’s education department develops supplemental activities for […]
March 17, 2020

GEO Reentry residents graduate from InsideOut Dad® program for fathers

The Harbor, a residential reentry center operated by GEO Reentry Services and located in Newark, N.J., held a graduation ceremony on February for 17 residents who successfully completed the InsideOut Dad® program at the center. The Harbor provides residential reentry services for individuals who are referred from the New Jersey […]