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Tuesday, June 20

  1. page Employment edited General Employment Resources Interaction Transitions ... employed post-incarceration. 1265…
    General Employment Resources
    Interaction Transitions
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    employed post-incarceration.
    1265 South Main Street, Suite 305-B
    Seattle, Washington 98144

    Federal Bonding Program
    The Federal Bonding Program provides fidelity bonding insurance coverage to individuals with criminal histories and other high-risk job applicants who are qualified, but fail to get jobs because regular commercial bonding is denied due to their backgrounds.
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    2:00 pm
  2. page Employment edited General Employment Resources Interaction Transitions The Employment Assistance Program fulfills …
    General Employment Resources
    Interaction Transitions
    The Employment Assistance Program fulfills the vital and important need in getting ex-offenders immediately employed post-incarceration.

    Federal Bonding Program
    The Federal Bonding Program provides fidelity bonding insurance coverage to individuals with criminal histories and other high-risk job applicants who are qualified, but fail to get jobs because regular commercial bonding is denied due to their backgrounds.
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    The Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC) is a federal tax credit to reduce the federal tax liability of private for profit employers to be used as an incentive for employers to hire individuals from eight different targeted groups: TANF recipients, veterans, ex-felons, high risk youth, summer youth, Food Stamp recipients, SSI recipients, and vocational rehabilitation referrals.
    Washington State Employment Security Department WOTC
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    Box 9046
    Olympia, WA 98507
    Contact: 800-669-9271
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    1:58 pm

Wednesday, June 14

  1. page Media & Research edited ... 2nd Chances http://www.2econdchances.com This website is a great resource for juveniles tha…
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    2nd Chances
    http://www.2econdchances.com
    This website is a great resource for juveniles that are looking to create a financial income and is indicated for juveniles only that reside in the Orange County area. This website also directs those that visit the webpage directs them to direct link to jobs that are looking to hire juveniles and also a great resource to other links correlated with juvenile justice, such as: Probation officers, district attorney and public defenders.
    Suggested APA citation: Juvenile Court Work Program. Retrieved from http://www.ocgov.com/gov/probation/arrested/disposition/work

    Books to Prisoners
    http://www.bookstoprisoners.net
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Monday, June 12

  1. page Media & Research edited ... VERA Institute https://www.vera.org The Vera Institute of Justice website provides informat…
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    VERA Institute
    https://www.vera.org
    The Vera Institute of Justice website provides information about issues surrounding mass incarceration. They are committed to securing equal justice, ending mass incarceration and strengthening families and communities. This site is a great tool for students conducting research on the U.S. prison system and the costs surrounding it. The front page features a link to a 5 year study examining state spending trends for prisons. Vera Institute of Justice has conducted studies, has projects in 47 states related to justice reform. Someone seeking information about programs in their state will find this site useful.
    Suggested APA citation: Vera Institute of Justice. (n.d.). Retrieved June 12, 2017, from http://www.vera.org/

    Women in Prison
    womeninprison.org.uk
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Saturday, June 10

  1. page Advocacy & Support edited Support Groups Northwest Justice Project This is a resource that can provide legal representat…

    Support GroupsNorthwest Justice Project
    This is a resource that can provide legal representation to low income individuals thru low-cost or pro bono referrals. They help with (non-criminal) Family, and immigration law, they also have links to many (self-help law publications) in the greater King Co. area and WA State. You can register online or by telephone for services. If you are interested in donating, volunteering, a Law Student, or working for the non-profit there is information available.

    Re-entry Network Cafe
    Contact: Support team: pierce.reentry@gmail.com
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Thursday, June 8

  1. page Education and Training edited ... Centro Latino offers Basic Computer Class in Spanish House of Matthew Homeward Bound Progra…
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    Centro Latino
    offers Basic Computer Class in Spanish
    House of Matthew Homeward Bound Program
    offers free Computer Classes every Tues & Thurs from 5pm to 7pm

    Free and Low Cost Adult Education Classes in Pierce County
    Goodwill Training & Job Placement Services
    Khan Academy
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    for free.
    Post-Prison Education Program
    810 Third Avenue – Suite 180
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Tuesday, June 6

  1. page Media & Research edited ... https://www.themarshallproject.org National Council for Incarcerated and Formerly Incarcerate…
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    https://www.themarshallproject.org
    National Council for Incarcerated and Formerly Incarcerated Women and Girls
    http://www.thecouncil.ushttp://www.thecouncil.us/
    An organization lead and created by formerly incarcerated and currently incarcerated women to end incarceration of women by building a movement grounded in sisterhood, solidarity, and human rights. They write and support model legislation, pursue litigation and community-based action to support the decarceration of women.
    Suggested APA Citation:
    National Council for Incarcerated and Formerly Incarcerated Women and Girls. (n.d.). Retrieved from http://thecouncil.us/

    National Institute of Justice
    https://www.crimesolutions.gov
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Monday, June 5

  1. page Clothing & Miscellany edited ... Services: Free clothing to all. New & used clothing items offered to individuals and famil…
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    Services: Free clothing to all. New & used clothing items offered to individuals and families. Please call to confirm clothing service details and requirements.
    Sat 10:00am – 4:00pm
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    Clothing Room
    Downtown Tacoma Campus
    NOTE: TRM has discontinued their clothing bank. They do still accept donations which the sort and sell to support their programs.
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  2. page Clothing & Miscellany edited ... Tacoma Rescue Mission: Clothing Room Downtown Tacoma Campus 425 S. Tacoma Way, Tacoma, WA …
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    Tacoma Rescue Mission: Clothing Room
    Downtown Tacoma Campus
    425 S. Tacoma Way, Tacoma, WA (Small building on right)
    The warehouse is open to those in need of household items such as clothing, shoes, toiletries, blankets, sheets,
    NOTE: TRM has discontinued their clothing bank. They do still accept donations which the sort and cookware.
    Monday-Thursday 1pm–4pm
    sell to support their programs.
    The Bread Basket
    Mailing Address: PO BOX 65328, University Place WA, 98464-1328
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  3. page Media & Research edited ... Post-Prison Edu postprisonedu.org The Post-Prison Education Program provides access to educ…
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    Post-Prison Edu
    postprisonedu.org
    The Post-Prison Education Program provides access to education and unwavering support through wrap around services including tuition, housing, groceries, daycare and intensive mentoring. On this website they have information about applying for help, ways to donate and volunteer, and current news about the post education program. Stories about students and their families present the challenges and successes of working for new life goals.
    Source:
    Post Prison Education Program. Retrieved May 24, 2017, from http://postprisonedu.org/

    PRisoN Research Network
    on Twitter at @PRisoN_network
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