New Jersey reentry programming

September 20, 2018

New Jersey Alumni Services help pack 1,000 backpacks for 2018 school year

Members of GEO Reentry Services’ New Jersey Alumni Services network recently participated in “Parents Engaging Parents” in Newark on Aug. 16. The event provides children with backpacks loaded with school supplies. Alumni, PEP staff and families, and volunteer community members helped pack 1,000 backpacks with donated school supplies so children […]
July 19, 2018

Seven residents earn their degrees at the Harbor in Newark

The Harbor in Newark, New Jersey, recently held an uplifting ceremony celebrating seven residents who received their high school equivalency degrees in June. After months of hard work and study to pass the test at this New Jersey residential reentry center, residents received their diploma in front of a large […]
May 17, 2018

GEO Reentry alumni members work to inspire residents at Talbot Hall

“Knowledge is power. It’s up to you; it’s your choice. My past is my asset,” a reentry program alumnus named Cassandra S. recently told a crowd of more than 300 residents at Talbot Hall’s Alumni night. The event featured speeches by GEO Reentry alumni who emphasized to Talbot Hall residents […]
March 20, 2018

GEO Reentry’s Alumni Services group attends vocational summit

GEO Reentry’s Alumni Services group consists of members who’ve graduated programming and volunteer their time to help current residents and other alumni successfully reenter the community. Members help others transitioning back to society with informational assistance that includes community resources where continued treatment for substance abuse and mental health services […]