offender reentry

April 23, 2019

Case Management Is the Key to Successful Community Corrections Reentry Programs

One of the core elements in evidence-based reentry programs is case management, which ensures individual progress is continually measured to ensure participant success. Case managers work closely with reentrants from intake to program completion to keep them on track at each program phase and address new needs as they come […]
July 22, 2015

Lycoming County Reentry Service Center is beneficial to county

A recent Williamsport Sun-Gazette editorial offers praise to the Lycoming County Reentry Service Center, run by GEO Reentry Services, stating that the center, which opened in fall 2014, is showing hopeful signs in its first year. The center was opened to combat chronic recidivism while helping to alleviate overcrowding in […]
July 8, 2015

Parolees in York County celebrated for reentry achievements

Four parolees were recently recognized for completing GEO Reentry Services’ intensive program at the York County Reentry Service Center in York, Pennsylvania. As reported by the York Daily Record, the graduating class was actually short by 16 participants who couldn’t make it because they had successfully found employment—one of the […]
July 1, 2015

Ex-inmates benefit from Cambria County Reentry Service Center

The Cambria County Reentry Service Center recently celebrated its three-year anniversary since opening in a special open house event attended by The Tribune-Democrat. The center, run by GEO Reentry Services, was opened to help alleviate overcrowding and reduce recidivism rates through an intensive reentry program that focuses on evidence-based behavioral […]
June 16, 2015

Napa probationers given chance at new beginning

Nine participants of the BI Napa Community Corrections Service Center recently graduated from the intensive reentry program and were honored in a transition celebration featured in the Napa Valley Register. “With the help from BI, my life now has purpose and meaning,” one participant told the paper. The man said […]
May 21, 2015

Monterey County probationers benefit from intensive day reporting center

Twenty people were honored in a graduation ceremony for the Monterey County Day Reporting Center, run by GEO Reentry Services, on May 20. Their success was profiled in The Monterey Herald in a feature highlighting the benefits of the program. The DRC requires participants to undergo intensive cognitive behavioral therapy […]
May 8, 2015

Pennsylvania reports drop in recidivism rates in state prison system

An “exciting” drop in recidivism rates in Pennsylvania’s state corrections system demonstrates that prison reform efforts are showing concrete results in the area of public safety, Department of Corrections Secretary John Wetzel announced in a release this week. The department released updated statistics that show the six-month, one-year and three-year […]
May 7, 2015

Reentry program graduates celebrated in California ceremonies

Graduates of two GEO Reentry Services-operated reentry programs in California were recently honored in graduation ceremonies known as transition celebrations. Twenty-nine individuals graduated from the Stockton Day Reporting Center—one of their largest in recent history—while seven graduated from the Mendocino County Day Reporting Center. Both graduations were featured in their […]
April 23, 2015

California transition celebrations honor program graduates

Graduates of several day reporting centers in California run by GEO Reentry Services are being honored in spring transition celebrations that mark their successful completion of GEO Reentry’s intensive reentry programming. Upcoming celebrations will be hosted for graduates of the Mendocino County Day Reporting Center, Merced County Day Reporting Center, […]
April 17, 2015

York County Reentry Service Center prepares parolees for life after prison

The York County Reentry Service Center, run by GEO Reentry Services, held an open house in April to welcome the public into the center and show how the program assists parolees in successfully reentering their communities. The open house was covered by The York Dispatch, who interviewed program manager Kalen […]