The Second Chance Act (Fact Sheet)

The Second Chance Act (Fact Sheet)

Nearly all of the 2.2 million people incarcerated in the United States will be released at some point. People who are returning to their communities after prison or jail have complex challenges and needs that contribute to the likelihood that they may be...
The Way Forward In Reentry

The Way Forward In Reentry

As law enforcement agencies and community organizations team up across the country to reduce crime, expand opportunity and revitalize our neighborhoods, it is increasingly clear that a crucial part of that work is helping people returning from our prisons and jails...
Malloy sees Second Chance program in action

Malloy sees Second Chance program in action

Gov. Dannel Malloy has been a big supporter of giving some ex-offenders a second chance. On Thursday, he got the chance to see a program in Hartford that has been helping people get back on their feet by giving them job skills. The Second Chance program has been...