geo reentry services

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 […]
February 5, 2020

GEO Care launches website that connects justice-involved individuals with helpful resources

BOCA RATON, Fla. – February 3, 2020 – GEO Care, a division of The GEO Group, has launched a public and intuitive website for individuals returning to communities from incarceration. The website, www.GEOReentryConnect.com, provides access to a nationwide network of resources and helpful tools that can aid individuals transitioning from […]
January 28, 2020

GEO Reentry Services opens day reporting program for juveniles in Springfield

SPRINGFIELD, IL — GEO Reentry Services was selected by the Illinois Department of Juvenile Justice (DJJ) to open a new Day Reporting Center (DRC) for juveniles released to community supervision in Springfield. Located at 739 South 5th Street, the DRC opened in October and has a capacity of 20 juveniles. […]
January 28, 2020

GEO Reentry staff complete Therapeutic Community Experiential training

The Southwestern Illinois Correctional Center in East St. Louis recently hosted 25 GEO Reentry Services staff members from all over the state to participate in Therapeutic Community Experiential training. The program is based on a theoretical framework developed by Dr. George DeLeon and a historical and programmatic framework developed by […]
January 14, 2020

30 graduate from Lancaster County Reentry Service Center

Thirty individuals participating at the Lancaster County Reentry Service Center graduated from a transition ceremony in November. The event recognized the accomplishment of reentrants completing the Day Reporting Service and Cognitive Behavioral treatment. The ceremony was held at the DRC facility in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. The keynote speaker was Oscar S., […]
December 27, 2019

GEO Reentry facility Tully House receives Silver Broom award during Newark cleanup

Staff and residents of the GEO Reentry Services facility Tully House in Newark, New Jersey recently participated in the 17th Annual Gateway to a Cleaner Newark City Cleanup, taking second place for collecting the most trash. They received the Silver Broom award for their efforts. Nicknamed “Slam Dunk the Junk,” […]
December 23, 2019

GEO Reentry managers participate in criminal justice system panels in Illinois, New Jersey

Earlier this fall, two GEO Reentry Services managers who support former program participants were invited speakers at two conferences taking place in Illinois and New Jersey, sitting on panels that covered certain topics regarding the criminal justice system. Manager of Alumni Services Tim O’Boyle participated in a panel called “Cognitive […]
December 19, 2019

GEO Reentry’s Erie Outpatient participants help build bikes for local kids

Several participants at GEO Reentry’s Erie Outpatient Reentry Service Center in Philadelphia recently came together to rebuild bicycles for neighborhood children, demonstrating the benefits gained from the program. Several reentrants (participants at the reentry program) collaborated on the project, with one participant gathering used parts while others bought and assembled […]