Illinois Department of Corrections

November 1, 2018

15 participants graduate from Illinois DOC reentry program

The Rockford Reentry Services Center, a non-residential GEO Reentry program funded by the Illinois Department of Corrections, hosted a transition celebration in September for 15 participants who successfully completed the intensive reentry program. Lori Bridge, commander of parole for Winnebago County, served as the ceremony’s keynote speaker. Agent Lombardo from […]
March 26, 2015

GEO Reentry Services opens reentry center in Chicago neighborhood

A grand opening ceremony was recently held in the Chatham neighborhood of Chicago for the new GEO Reentry Service Center, located at 8007 So. Cottage Grove Ave. The center supports the work of the Illinois Department of Corrections and offers behavioral therapy, treatment and training, like job development, education support […]
January 23, 2015

Transition celebrations in Illinois honor graduates of intensive reentry programs

Participants of GEO Reentry Services’ day reporting centers for parolees in Decatur and East St. Louis, Illinois, were honored in transition celebrations in January. The ceremonies commemorate a participant’s graduation from GEO Reentry’s intensive reentry programs and their return to their communities. The first graduation celebration took place on Jan. […]
January 29, 2013

Public Image Partnership Works Closely with BI’s Spotlight Reentry Centers

Designed specifically for high-risk parolees – individuals who are deemed at risk for parole failure – to reduce recidivism, BI’s Spotlight Reentry Centers in Illinois include a combination of intensive supervision and case management, treatment based on risks and needs of the person, counseling and connections to local resources. A […]