Second Chance Act Grantees - Strategies and Successes
$3.00 | CEU Hours:1.00 | Intermediate*This course is not approved for NBCC renewal. Please see our NBCC category of courses here.
CEU Course Description
This CEU course investigates the positive impact reentry initiatives can have by focusing on areas vital to reintegration back into the community, including employment, education, mentoring, and substance abuse and mental health treatment. Also discussed are programs that address the needs of a particular population, such as youth, women, and tribal communities. Representing a wide range of populations served, these programs also demonstrate the diversity of approaches that can address recidivism and increase public safety.
CEU Course Objectives
1. Enumerate the ways that meaningful employment can help individuals succeed in the community after release from incarceration.
2. Elucidate why providing educational and vocational programs to adults and youth during incarceration is critical and examine the aspects that education are strongly tied to.
3. Identify the importance of youth having at least one meaningful, caring relationship with an adult.
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