TITLE

A PROGRAM THAT HELPS EX-OFFENDERS FIND JOBS

PUB. DATE
January 2007
SOURCE
Prisoner Rehabilitation: Success Stories & Failures;2007, p73
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article provides information on the Center for Employment Opportunities in New York City, an institution that helps newly released offenders prepare for, find, and keep jobs. A week after release from incarceration, participants of the program organized by the center are assigned to day-labor work crews. The crews enable workers to earn immediate cash, develop confidence and self-esteem by holding down a job seven hours a day.
ACCESSION #
22900507

 

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