Category: SCA grantees

Register for Webinars: BJA Grant Applicant Education Series

Hosted by the U.S. Department of Justice’s Bureau of Justice Assistance Ready to prep for the U.S. Department of Justice’s grant season? Join the Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) on these four webinars designed to help you succeed. Q&A sessions will follow at the end of each webinar. Register for the webinars. Funding Opportunities for …

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2018 Second Chance Act Orientation for Adult Reentry and Employment Strategic Planning Grant Program

Hosted by the National Reentry Resource Center with funding support from the U.S. Department of Justice’s Bureau of Justice Assistance During this webinar, recipients of 2018 Second Chance Act (SCA) Adult Reentry and Employment Strategic Planning grants received information on the requirements and deliverables of the program. Specifically, grantees learned how they will develop a …

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2018 Second Chance Act Orientation for the Community-Based Adult Reentry Program: Category 2

Hosted by the National Reentry Resource Center with funding support from the U.S. Department of Justice’s Bureau of Justice Assistance Download a PDF of the presentation. During this webinar, recipients of the FY2018 Second Chance Act Category 2: Community-Based Adult Reentry with Small and Rural Organizations grant received information about the grant program, including steps …

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2018 Second Chance Act Orientation for the Innovations in Reentry Initiative Grant Program

Hosted by the National Reentry Resource Center, with funding support from the U.S. Department of Justice’s Bureau of Justice Assistance Download a PDF of the presentation. During this webinar, grantee recipients of the FY18 SCA Innovations in Reentry (IRI) program received information about the grant program, including steps for starting their program, submitting the Planning …

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2018 Second Chance Act Orientation for Reentry for Adults with Co-Occurring Substance Abuse and Mental Illness Grant Program

Hosted by the National Reentry Resource Center (NRRC), with funding support from the U.S. Department of Justice’s Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) Download a PDF of the presentation. In this webinar, representatives from the NRRC, along with staff from BJA, provide an overview of the Second Chance Act’s Reentry for Adults with Co-Occurring Substance Abuse …

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Second Chance Act Grantees Use a Continuous Quality Improvement Approach in Corrections and Community Supervision

By the CSG Justice Center Staff Across the country, criminal justice professionals have committed to analyzing drivers of recidivism and implementing evidence-based programs and practices (EBPs) that can help to reduce the likelihood of people reoffending. As the corrections and community supervision paradigms shift toward implementing EBPs, there is an emerging need for leaders in …

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Second Chance Act Spotlight: Jamel Bonilla, Lowell, Massachusetts

By CSG Justice Center Staff When Jamel Bonilla (pictured left) was released from the Middleton House of Correction, he knew what he needed most to stay out of prison. “I needed work,” Bonilla said. “I needed money.” Bonilla was sentenced to 18 months in the Essex County, Massachusetts, correctional facility with four years of probation …

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Register for Webinar: Developing Collaborative Comprehensive Case Plans

Hosted by the National Reentry Resource Center, with funding support from the U.S. Department of Justice’s Bureau of Justice Assistance Date: Tuesday, Oct. 10 Time: 2–3:30 p.m. ET Adults with Behavioral Health Needs under Correctional Supervision: A Shared Framework for Reducing Recidivism and Promoting Recovery provided a framework for prioritizing supervision and treatment resources for …

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