Ex-Offender Reentry Programs

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    Programs that help people who have been released from a correctional facility make a successful transition to community life. Services generally include an assessment of the individual's needs, discussion of options and short-term case management involving coordination of needed services which may include housing location assistance, job training, job placement and retention services, legal assistance, literacy skills development, GED courses, parenting classes, life skills training, access to food and shelter resources, and other sources of support.

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    Service NameDescriptionLocationProgramAgency
    Allegheny County DHS - Jail Collaborative/Adult ReentryProvides transportation assistance to individuals recently released from incarceration at the County level, to allow access to medical appointments, job search/employment activities as well other daily living needs.AlleghenyOffice of Behavioral HealthAllegheny County Department of Human Services
    Armstrong County Courthouse - Adult ProbationProvides opportunities and experiences which can have a positive influence on the offender. Individualized treatment using supervision, community resources and programs that will direct the offender toward a successful reintegration into the community and to aid the court in sentencing and treatment programs for the offender.ArmstrongProbation DepartmentArmstrong County Courthouse
    Climate ChangersProviding resources to change the outcome for ex-offenders.ErieClimate ChangersClimate Changers
    Clinical Outcomes Group, Inc. - Schuylkill Office - Ex-Offender Reentry ProgramSchuylkillClinical Outcomes Group, Inc. - Schuylkill OfficeClinical Outcomes Group, Inc
    Coaching/MentoringThe primary focus of this service is to use the concept of using the acronym for MENTOR: Mentoring Ex-offenders' Need to Overcome Re-offending. Coaching/mentoring is an accountability system designed to assist our clients in their transition from incarceration to becoming responsible and productive citizens of their communities. Our coaching.mentoring program will also collaborate with families, friends and community services.Franklin360 Transformation Center, Inc.360 Transformation Center, Inc.
    Computer Literacy TrainingClass instructions are provided for basic or advanced computer skills, depending on the individual client ability and need. Each client who successfully completes the course receives a free refurbished desktop computer equipped with Microsoft Programs and Mavis Beacon.Franklin360 Transformation Center, Inc.360 Transformation Center, Inc.
    Eighth Avenue Place - Ex-Offender Re-Entry SupportProvides support, job training and employment postings, life skills training, Christian mentorship, Christian twelve step groups, and training in evangelism for adults who are transitioning from prison into the community.AlleghenyEighth Avenue PlaceEighth Avenue Place
    Erie Community Corrections CenterDedicated to assisting post-incarcerated residents with their successful reintegration back into the community.ErieErie Community Corrections CenterPennsylvania Department of Corrections
    Family Services of Western Pennsylvania Allegheny County Jail ReEntry Community SupportFamily Services of Western PA staff provide service coordination to individuals serving a county sentence within Allegheny County Bureau of Corrections. Individuals who are identified with medium or high risk of reoffending are assigned to a ReEnty probation officer and a community service coordinator prior to their release back into community. Clients are referred to a variety of programs such as; employment and training, education, parenting and drug and alcohol while completing their sentence in jail. The community service coordinators then follows the individual in the community for up to 7 months, providing follow through on services in the community. The goal of this program is to provide community support during the individual’s transition back into society and to reduce the recidivism rates in Allegheny County Bureau of Corrections.AlleghenyCommunity Partnership ServicesFamily Services of Western Pennsylvania
    Financial LiteracyWe implement the money management and budgeting services using FDIC Money Smart Adult Education Program, as well as one-on-one budgeting based on each person's income and household expenses. FDIC is a computer-based instruction program that also enhances computer skills.Franklin360 Transformation Center, Inc.360 Transformation Center, Inc.
    GEO's York Reentry Service CenterProvides the following services to State Parolees referred by their Parole Agents: Breathalyzer/Random UA Substance Abuse Group Cognitive Behavioral Interventions Case Manager Meetings Employment ReadinessYorkGEO's York Reentry Service CenterGEO's York Reentry Service Center
    Hill House Association Senior Services (A.S.O.P.)Supportive services to persons 60 years and older that have been released from jail or prison and need assistance obtaining housing, food, and clothing. Services include counseling, job readiness, housing assistance, attending hearings, and in-home services.AlleghenyHill House AssociationHill House Association
    Lydia's Place, Inc.Helps ex-offenders through one-to-one mentoring, information and referral, and family activities. Pre-Release Services: Bible studies, worship services, pre-release counseling, parenting classes, and literacy tutoring. After-Care Services: housing informationAlleghenyLydia's Place, Inc.Renewal
    Mentor ConnectionMentor Connection is an opportunity for men in recovery and ex-prisoners to connect with a caring man in the community. The mentoring relationship can significantly assist in developing the social skills and confidence for successful re-entry into society.FranklinMaranatha Ministry, Inc.Maranatha Ministry, Inc.
    Mon Valley Initiative - Southwestern Pennsylvania Re-Entry CoalitionHelp for ex-offenders as they re-enter society and the workforce. Coordinates resources for individuals whose criminal record creates barriers to self-sufficiency and employment. Offers workshops on criminal record expungement and pardons in Pennsylvania.Click here for program website. A coalition of non-profit organizations (including MUSA and the Mon Valley Initiative) formed in 2001-2002, aims to provide a whole range of services, including job readiness preparation, as well as trying to organize a smooth transition from incarceration back into the community, by making people coming out aware of the resources available to them. The coalition has begun forming relationships with local correctional institutions (FEI Pittsburgh, a nearby state institution has a representative on the coalition’s committee and a demonstration program has been set up with 50 inmates at the Allegheny County Jail to assess inmate needs and begin job readiness services). Coalition members plan to offer a matrix of services to anyone in the local area with a criminal record, including housing opportunities, drug and alcohol treatment, mental health services, transportation, child care, family support, etc. People coming out of prison or jail can come to any member organization and will then be referred to other agencies that can provide needed services not provided by that organization.AlleghenySouthwestern Pennsylvania Re-Entry CoalitionMon Valley Initiative
    Moore Counseling Services Ex-Offender ReentryPrograms that help people who have been released from a correctional facility make a successful transition to community life. Services generally include an assessment of the individual's needs, discussion of options and short-term case management involving coordination of needed services which may include housing location assistance, job training, job placement and retention services, legal assistance, literacy skills development, GED courses, parenting classes, life skills training, access to food and shelter resources, and other sources of support.BlairMoore Counseling Services Altoona OfficeMoore Counseling Services
    Moore Counseling Services Ex-Offender ReentryPrograms that help people who have been released from a correctional facility make a successful transition to community life. Services generally include an assessment of the individual's needs, discussion of options and short-term case management involving coordination of needed services which may include housing location assistance, job training, job placement and retention services, legal assistance, literacy skills development, GED courses, parenting classes, life skills training, access to food and shelter resources, and other sources of support.BlairMoore Counseling Services Tyrone OfficeMoore Counseling Services
    No Excuses Program (The Transformation Cycle)This service is a 6 phase treatment plan used to assist clients in their readiness and development towards recovery from a life of incarceration to a safe, successful return to society. No excuses will use evidence based practices such as victim impact, CBT and Thinking 4 Change.Franklin360 Transformation Center, Inc.360 Transformation Center, Inc.
    Pennsylvania Guidebook for Incarcerated VeteransA handbook that provides current information to assist incarcerated veterans in accessing benefits through the Veterans Administration. Information for housing, treatment for substance abuse, mental health, medical, employment information and more is included in this booklet. Since it will take a significant amount of time to gather all the necessary documents it is recommended that the veteran begin immediately. To help the veteran develop this plan, phone numbers, addresses and web sites are included. Pennsylvania Guidebook for Incarcerated VeteransVeterans Integrated Service Network - VISN 4United States Department of Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration
    Reaching Up and Reaching Out - Manna HouseHelps people who have been released from a correctional facility make a successful transition to community life.MercerManna HouseReaching Up and Reaching Out
    Sound Community Solutions (SCS, Inc.)Non-profit assisting individuals and other Non-profits in the areas of Reentry, Employment, Entrepreneurship, Mentoring, Anger Management & Domestic Violence as well as many Training opportunities - See our websiteDauphinSound Community Solutions (SCS, Inc.)Sound Community Solutions (SCS, Inc.)
    Trails Ministries - Adults TRAILSProvides assistance with housing, food, transportation, clothing, social services system navigation, mentoring. Clients have access to technology, laundry, kitchen, personal hygiene, and a warm or cool place to collect themselves. TRAILS also hosts Narcotics Anonymous Meetings multiple times a week and provides religious services onsite. TRAILS staff can also provide onsite and offsite drug and alcohol assessments as well as onsite counseling.BeaverTrails MinistriesTrails Ministries
    Trails Ministries - Youth TRAILSprovides After school tutoring, meals, enrichment activities and field trips. TRAILS also has an eight week summer day camp. Our Angel Tree Program provides gifts to 300 children who have parents who are incarcerated. One of the unique and innovative services that TRAILS provides is our Virtual Visitation Program. Through our teleconferencing equipment we are capable of providing real time audio-visual visits between incarcerated youth and their family members. This is combined with an extensive re-entry program for youth when the are reunited with the family and assimilate back into the community. BeaverTrails MinistriesTrails Ministries
    Transitional HousingCo-ed Transitional housing that offers individuals to become self-sufficient through mentor guidance, understanding, and collaborative efforts in the community. Transitional housing includes the following services: -Mentor/counseling -Transportation -Assistance with resume building -Life Skills trainingFranklinSecond Chance MinistrySecond Chance Ministry
    Transportation ProjectTransportation assistance will be provided to and from employment and other human/social service appointments with collaborating agencies that own 12-15 passenger vans. These agencies work in partnership with 360TCI.Franklin360 Transformation Center, Inc.360 Transformation Center, Inc.
    Urban League of Greater Pittsburgh - Allegheny County Jail Collaborative (ACJC)Provides resources and employment information to pre-release offenders to aid their transition from prison and back into the job market. Pre-release offenders can receive:
    Guidance with career and life decisions
    Job readiness
    Problem solving methods
    Communication skills
    Job etiquette
    Life planning and stability
    AlleghenyEmployment DivisionUrban League of Greater Pittsburgh
    Warren County Prison Office of Counseling ServicesProvides assessment and treatment, individual and group counseling and therapy, life skills training, drug and alcohol counseling, refers and coordinates education and treatment programs and mental health therapy.WarrenWarren County Prison Office of Counseling ServicesWarren County Prison Office of Counseling Services
    Washington County Adult ProbationSupervision of probation, parole, and Accelerated Rehabilitation Disposition (ARD). Probation/Parole officers discern offenders' criminal behavior and develop a supervision plan that will reduce the likelihood of recidivism. Includes referrals to employment/vocational, education, and counseling/treatment agencies.WashingtonWashington County Adult ProbationWashington County Adult Probation
    Women's Empowerment Program - Proverbs 31 HouseIn collaboration with outside partnerships, we use resources that empower women to identify and build healthy relationships. We will utilize self-experience successful individuals who have life experiences in overcoming some of the barriers faced by ex-offender females.Franklin360 Transformation Center, Inc.360 Transformation Center, Inc.
    YAP - Carbon/Monroe Behavioral Health ProgramsYouth Advocate Programs (YAP) offers community based, cost-efficient alternatives to the incarceration or other institutional placement of young people who are dealing with clinical disorders, dependency issues and/or who face delinquency charges. Services include individual and family therapy, behavior modification programs, aftercare programs for adults and youth returning from incarceration or other placement, in-school alternatives to suspension/expulsion, independent living and life skills programs, services for autistic children, supported work programs and wraparound programs. MonroeYouth Advocate Programs - Carbon/MonroeYouth Advocate Programs, Inc. (YAP)
    York Community Corrections CenterMission: Our mission is to protect the public by confining persons committed to our custody in safe, secure facilities, and to provide opportunities for inmates to acquire the skills and values necessary to become productive law-abiding citizens, while respecting the rights of crime victims. Halfway house of pa department of corrections Re-integration & re-socialization counseling 24-hour security & supervision Counseling includes time & money management, goal planning, family counseling Employment referral Referral to other agencies for specialized counseling YorkYork Community Corrections CenterYork Community Corrections Center

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