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 […]
September 6, 2018

‘Paint Social’ at Tully House reentry program supports self-reflection, creativity

For many decades, many correctional officials have sought to include art – music, dance, writing, painting, even photography – into pro-social programming for incarcerated and formerly incarcerated individuals as a way to encourage self-reflection, boost creativity and support the creation of something positive. In July, GEO Reentry’s Tully House Residential Reentry […]
August 30, 2018

Kern Valley State Prison holds ceremony for 76 graduates

The Kern Valley State Prison in Delano, California, held a graduation ceremony earlier this year for 76 individuals who completed cognitive-based treatment programming, provided by GEO Reentry Services. The Kern Valley State Prison is a California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation Level 4 facility. “The evidence-based programming we provide aims […]
August 23, 2018

ADAPPT Pennsylvania takes part in city clean-up

ADAPPT, a residential reentry center run by GEO Reentry Services in Reading, Pennsylvania, recently took part in community service to help beautify the city. A group of volunteers from the inpatient unit and ADAPPT staff partnered with the City and the Reading/Northern Railroad for a much-needed clean-up of the highly-trafficked area of […]