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Reentry/Release Programs at a Glance
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Corrections & Reentry


Reentry programs aim to reduce offender recidivism and successfully reintegrate an offender back into the community. Reentry efforts often begin in prison and transition into the community once a prisoner is released. Typically, reentry services include case management and assistance with housing, education, employment, healthcare, and substance abuse. 


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OJP Publications

Gender Responsive Interventions in the Era of Evidence-Based Practice: A Consumer's Guide to Understanding Research, BJA-Sponsored, June 2016

Assessing the Influence of Home Visit Themes and Temporal Ordering on High-Risk Parolee Outcomes, NIJ-Sponsored, June 2016

Probation and Parole in the United States, 2014, BJS, November 2015

Coming Home to Harlem: A Randomized Controlled Trial of the Harlem Parole Reentry Court, BJA-Sponsored, October 2015

Multistate Criminal History Patterns of Prisoners Released in 30 States, BJS, September 2015

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Are programs available to assist females upon their release from incarceration?
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Where can I learn about effective reentry programs?
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