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Offender reintegration

Adult Pre-Release Handbook: Pre-Release Information for an Informed Re-Entry and a Successful Transition

This guide will help offenders in determining where they are at in terms of preparing for release and in creating a plan to succeed once they leave prison. 

Work and Opportunity Before and After Incarceration (2018)

Looney, Adam, and Nicholas Turner

Brookings Institution (Washington, DC)

OJJDP MPG Literature Review: Juvenile Reentry (2017)

Topics covered include: Characteristics and Needs of Youth Returning to the Community; Types of Reentry Programs; and Outcome Evidence.

What Works in Reentry Clearinghouse Focus Area: Youth Reentry and Aftercare Programs (2018)

One of the most critical functions of the juvenile justice system is to ensure that youth placed out of home successfully reintegrate back into their communities when they are released.

Transition from Prison to Community: Making It Work [Satellite/Internet Broadcast]

This 3-hour program focuses on the experiences Missouri and Michigan had implementing the TPC transition process.

Correctional Industries Preparing Inmates for Re-Entry: Recidivism & Post-Release. Final report

This report summarizes the first national review of the recidivism and post-release effects of the Prison Industries Enhancement Certification Program (PIECP) engaging state prison inmates in private sector jobs since 1979.

Offender Reentry/Transition

Reentry refers to the transition of offenders from prisons or jails back into the community.

Reconnecting Justice: Pathways to Effective Reentry though Education and Training

A video with experts discussing policy trends in correctional education and training with reentry opportunities that promote economic success.

Federal Interagency Reentry Council: A Record of Progress and a Roadmap for the Future

This report reviews The Council’s accomplishments and a roadmap for its future. It coordinates and leverages existing federal resources for reentry.


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