New Jersey reentry

April 4, 2019

Delaney Hall successfully introduces yoga, meditation for reentry residents

  A group of 10 individuals gathered in the Lecture Hall on the Green Mile at Delaney Hall carrying blankets and wearing sweats, normally only allowed during rec time, to participate in the first Meditation and Yoga class the residential reentry center has offered since reopening. The class, led by […]
March 27, 2019

Reentry Program Completion Exceeds 50% at New Jersey CRC

With the addition of 25 graduates celebrated during Vineland Community Resource Center’s final Transition Ceremony of 2018, the New Jersey reentry program completed the year with a successful graduation rate of 53 percent. The high completion rate is encouraging to CRC staff, who oversee the reentry programs to reduce recidivism […]
March 18, 2019

New Jersey Reentry Alumni Volunteer for Local School Children

Reentry program alumni in New Jersey volunteered at Anne Street School in Newark in February as part of United Way’s Celebrity Read initiative to support local school-age children and reinforce the importance of reading. Alumni were joined by staff from Talbot Hall Residential Reentry Center in Kearny, members of the […]
February 26, 2019

Actor Brings Message of Hope to New Jersey Reentry Center

Residential reentry center Delaney Hall in Newark, N.J. hosted actor Michael Kenneth Williams for an exclusive screening of his new HBO documentary “Raised in the System” on January 17. Williams, best known for his work on “The Wire” and “The Night Of,” created the documentary to highlight the widespread effects […]