Category: Reentry and Housing

May 11

Shortage of Transitional Housing for Nevada Inmates Costs Taxpayers

Las Vegas Now By Vanessa Murphy LAS VEGAS – Nearly 400 inmates in Nevada prisons are ready to be released. There is a problem because there is no place for some of them to go, due to a lack of transitional housing in the state. So, while the inmates wait for placement, the cost to taxpayers, …

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Apr 16

Apply Now: Opening Doors to Public Housing

The Vera Institute of Justice is soliciting applications from public housing authorities who would benefit from nine months of technical assistance as they seek to plan and implement reentry programs or change their policies in order to safely increase access to housing for people with juvenile records or adult criminal records. Housing authorities of all …

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