If you weren’t guilty to begin with, life after prison still isn’t easy.
‘It’s not for everybody,’ but Shawn Lawler is doing what he knows best.
Steve Morales began working with dogs when he was in prison. Now he’s full time at ACCT.
David Coit is part of the Center for Male Engagement at CCP.
Circle Mobilizing Because Black Lives Matter is open to the public and raising money to get parents home for the holidays.
What kept Anthony Hirschbuhl from succeeding and how he finally ‘made it through.’
The Reentry Blueprint: Stories and Solutions from the Formerly Incarcerated is a free public event to advance the conversation on reentry in Philadelphia by providing a platform for formerly incarcerated people to present effective models that address the challenges facing people with criminal histories. The evening will highlight six “Lightning Talks" by formerly incarcerated individuals on topics such as crime and violence reduction, homeownership, entrepreneurship and trauma-informed care. Audience questions will follow. Light refreshments will be served.
Where: The Franklin Institute at 222 N. 20th St. 19103
When: November 15, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
How much: Free, but registration is required
Power-Up Reentry: A Digital Solutions Day will bring together coders, journalists and returning citizens together.
Josh Glenn and Aaron Kirkland say drug dealing often felt more promising than school
Still struggling herself to find housing, Bartley wants to ask other women returning from prison, ‘What do you need to thrive back in your community?’