reentry programming

March 17, 2020

GEO Reentry residents graduate from InsideOut Dad® program for fathers

The Harbor, a residential reentry center operated by GEO Reentry Services and located in Newark, N.J., held a graduation ceremony on February for 17 residents who successfully completed the InsideOut Dad® program at the center. The Harbor provides residential reentry services for individuals who are referred from the New Jersey […]
January 7, 2020

17 participate in Tuolumne County Day Reporting Center transition ceremony

In December, 17 men and women graduated from the Tuolumne County Day Reporting Center, celebrating with a transition ceremony at Black Oak Hotel in Tuolumne, California. A dozen of the participants graduated from the day reporting program, while the other five were from the jail reentry program. Some of the […]
September 4, 2019

First-Year Findings from Louisiana’s Justice Reinvestment Initiative

The first full-year report on the Louisiana Justice Reinvestment Package shows the legislation, passed in 2017 to address sentencing laws and reentry programming, has already made significant impacts—even surpassing initial outcome projections. Noteworthy data findings include a reduction in sentencing length, a decrease in overall prison population and a drop […]
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 […]
August 14, 2018

GEO Reentry teaches participants social skills

At GEO Reentry Services, we strive to provide our participants with the necessary social and interpersonal skills they will need upon community release. This is accomplished through social programming as well as pro-social events and activities. In our group-based cognitive behavioral classes, participants are encouraged to share their stories and […]
August 7, 2018

Baton Rouge Day Reporting Center participates in Reentry Day and community outreach

The Baton Rouge Day Reporting Center, a non-residential reentry center run by GEO Reentry Services in Louisiana, recently hosted a Reentry Day to invite local probation and parole officers to learn more about its reentry program. The event featured workshop-like stations created by Baton Rouge Day Reporting Center staff that […]
August 2, 2018

New Mexico Men’s Recovery Academy group attends July 4 parade

The New Mexico Men’s Recovery Academy in Los Lunas celebrated the Fourth of July with an uplifting outing that included a visit to the parade and a lunch to honor the occasion. Several residents at the residential reentry center are veterans and requested to attend the well-known Los Lunas July […]