In essence, existing approaches to re-entry support have left us with:
UNACCEPTABLY HIGH COSTS TO PUBLIC SAFETY AND PUBLIC SPENDING and
A POPULATION OF MARGINALIZED, VULNERABLE & UNDERSERVED CITIZENS.
The numbers are staggering; more than 100 million Americans are justice-involved, thus impacting hundreds of millions more. Mass incarceration is the third largest social issue that our country faces today. If we can reduce the devastating cycle of incarceration, we can help:
ELIMINATE ITS DOWNSTREAM EFFECTS and BUILD HEALTHIER, STRONGER FAMILIES & COMMUNITIES.