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, […]
January 9, 2020

GEO Reentry’s ADAPPT participants volunteer at Reading library

Giving back and community service are important elements of successful reentry. Several reentrants from the GEO Reentry-managed Alcohol & Drug Addiction Parole & Probation Treatment (ADAPPT) took this to heart recently when they participated in community service at the Reading, Pennsylvania library. The library needed help with minor construction and […]
July 2, 2019

ADAPPT Reentry Center participants volunteer to paint community pool

Reentrants from ADAPPT Residential Reentry Center in Reading, Pennsylvania, offered their creative talents to the community by volunteering to repair and decorate the community pool this spring.  Volunteers skilled in art, masonry and construction work offered their skills as community service by restoring the town pool. The reentrants were guided […]
May 30, 2019

Residents, Staff from ADAPPT Unite to Volunteer for 2019 Great American Cleanup

Staff and residents at Alcohol and Drug Addiction Parole and Probation Treatment (ADAPPT) in Reading, Pennsylvania volunteered to pick up trash in their community as part of the 26th annual Great American Cleanup on April 27.
April 18, 2019

ADAPPT Participants, Staff Sponsor Meals for Survivors of Domestic Abuse

Staff and participants at Alcohol & Drug Addiction Parole & Probation Treatment (ADAPPT) in Reading, Pennsylvania partnered with local community service provider Safe Berks to sponsor meals for survivors of domestic violence on March 6. The residential reentry center hosted the event at their facility as part of Victim’s Advocacy Month […]
October 24, 2018

ADAPPT deputy director celebrates 25-year career

“I wouldn’t have missed one day in these 25 years. I love my job!” said Sandra VanSickle, who retired from a 25-year career at ADAPPT (Alcohol & Drug Addiction Parole & Probation Treatment) in Reading, Pennsylvania, in September. VanSickle started at ADAPPT in 1993, working her way through the ranks […]
September 13, 2018

ADAPPT AOD unit helps local library during reconstruction

The AOD unit at ADAPPT, a residential reentry program operated by GEO Reentry Services, is always looking for ways to give back to the community. Recently, residents were eager to lend a helping hand to the Northeast Branch of the Reading Public Library. They have successfully assisted at reconstruction projects […]
August 23, 2018

ADAPPT Pennsylvania takes part in city clean-up

ADAPPT, a residential reentry center run by GEO Reentry Services in Reading, Pennsylvania, recently took part in community service to help beautify the city. A group of volunteers from the inpatient unit and ADAPPT staff partnered with the City and the Reading/Northern Railroad for a much-needed clean-up of the highly-trafficked area of […]
August 14, 2018

GEO Reentry teaches participants social skills

At GEO Reentry Services, we strive to provide our participants with the necessary social and interpersonal skills they will need upon community release. This is accomplished through social programming as well as pro-social events and activities. In our group-based cognitive behavioral classes, participants are encouraged to share their stories and […]
June 7, 2018

ADAPPT holds successful open house with DOC reps and community partners

ADAPPT, a residential reentry center in Reading, Pennsylvania, hosted an open house on May 25, welcoming guests from the Pennsylvania Department of Corrections, Bureau of Community Corrections, the Reading City Police Department and various community partners. Held onsite at ADAPPT (which stands for Alcohol & Drug Addiction Parole & Probation […]