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Cooperative Agreement - Production of Various Live Internet Broadcasts and Taped Video Productions and Training

Dec 2017

The National Institute of Corrections (NIC) is seeking applications for funding under the Fiscal Year (FY) 2018 for the development and production of various live and taped video productions (up to 54 Hours) over a three year period (funds permitting). This furthers NIC’s mission by building the capacity of federal, state, local, and tribal correctional agencies to innovative training and information dissemination regardless of their geographic location.

Mentoring as a Component of Reentry: Practical Considerations from the Field (2017)

Dec 2017

The impact of mentoring for adults returning to their community from incarceration involves collaborating with correctional facilities, thoughtfully selecting and matching mentors and participants, and effectively concluding the mentoring relationship. 

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First Jail Restrictive Housing Training Program Developed

Dec 2017

Following over four years of successful trainings to prison professionals around the country, the National Institute of Corrections (NIC) entered into a cooperative agreement with CJI to expand its Managing Prison Restrictive Housing Populations program and to create a Managing Jail Restrictive Housing Populations curriculum.