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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

Comprehensive Juvenile Justice Reform: Phase I and Phase II, OJJDP-Sponsored, 2017

Getting Smart on Juvenile Justice: Implementing Statewide Reforms, OJJDP-Sponsored, 2017

Hawaii's Act 201: Comprehensive Reform Implementation Successes, OJJDP-Sponsored, 2017

Kansas's Senate Bill 367: Comprehensive Reform Implementation Successes, OJJDP-Sponsored, 2017

Kentucky's Senate Bill 200: Comprehensive Reform Implementation Successes, OJJDP-Sponsored, 2017

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Where can I learn more about the reentry of justice-involved individuals to the community?
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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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