Tag: Reentry

  • Job, Education Access for Ex-Cons Highlighted in Federal Council’s Plans

    Job, Education Access for Ex-Cons Highlighted in Federal Council’s Plans

    A newly released report from the Obama administration shows that more is being done to transition former felons into society. The Federal Interagency Reentry Council, established in 2011, was tasked with creating more opportunities for those who were once incarcerated and has since increased efforts to provide this population with access to jobs, education and […]

  • Boston Teams up with HUD, DOJ on Juvenile Reentry Program

    Boston Teams up with HUD, DOJ on Juvenile Reentry Program

    The City of Boston, HUD and the Department of Justice are teaming up to help formerly incarcerated juveniles re-acclimate to society, Mayor Martin J. Walsh’s office said. Mayor Walsh announced the $100,000 program, funded through the DOJ’s Juvenile Reentry Assistance Program, in a press release on April 28. Funding will help Boston Housing Authority (BHA) […]