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Transition and Offender Workforce Development - NIC Resources

The Employer-Driven Model and Toolkit: Strategies for Developing Employment Opportunities for Justice-Involved Individuals: Prepare Job Seekers for Employment

This publication will explain how to use tools and proven strategies that can greatly increase post-release success of justice-involved individuals.

Offender Workforce Development Services Makes an Impact

Results are presented from an ongoing evaluation project on the effectiveness of offender workforce development (OWD) services.

Employment and Female Offenders: An Update of the Empirical Research

This bulletin explores the literature and summarizes the empirical evidence related to the impact of employment on the criminal behavior of women.

Career Resource Centers: An Emerging Strategy for Improving Offender Employment Outcomes

This bulletin highlights the ways career resource centers are being used to improve the long-term employment prospects of offenders.

Using Labor Market Information to Promote Positive Employment Outcomes for Offenders

This instructional disk covers LMI and provides tools to increase employment outcomes for the offenders under your supervision.

Creating a Workforce Development Culture to Reduce Reincarceration

This document highlights Vermont’s Workforce Development Program and looks at the Habits of Mind curriculum, effectiveness, and costs.

Building Tomorrow's Workforce: An Effective Reentry Strategy [Satellite/Internet Broadcast held August 2008]

This program focuses on the history and benefits of correctional industries and ways to balance competing interests.

Simulated Online/Kiosk Job Application

Offenders can use this CD-ROM to practice completing an employment application using a computer that does not have access to the Internet.

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