Two pieces on a local re-entry program for 99 ex-offenders in Erie County, New York. The program is the”Erie County Re-Entry Services and Support Alliance” (ECRSSA), funded by a $1.2 million grant. It helps ex-offenders find work, housing and mental health or drug treatment services to improve their odds of staying out of prison for good.
- Op Ed (May 15, 2017): Re-entry program needed to reduce recidivism (from www.goerie.com)
- Related (May 12, 2017): Ex-offenders get help, hope from Erie County re-entry program (from www.goerie.com)