Did you Know? Tri Counties Crusaders Reentry Program and Williams Outreach partnered with the IRS to bring a Free Vita/ site to your community.

Tri Counties Crusaders Reentry Program and Williams Outreach collaborated with the IRS to bring the (SPEC) program to our community Stakeholder Partnerships, Education and Communication these types of partnerships allow community outreach to grow and evolve. Through tremendous work and dedication, the TCC-Vita Center program has blossomed to help over 100 taxpayers in the Jacksonville … Continue reading Did you Know? Tri Counties Crusaders Reentry Program and Williams Outreach partnered with the IRS to bring a Free Vita/ site to your community.

Mass incarceration has huge social, raci

Mass incarceration has huge social, racial, and economic costs. As a result, there is now intriguing, bipartisan consensus that we need to fix our broken criminal justice system. There are reports looking at precisely how we can achieve this by significantly and safely cutting the prison population. Too many are sent to prison when alternatives … Continue reading Mass incarceration has huge social, raci

A New Chapter: Amplifying the Voices of Impacted Individuals

  A New Chapter: Amplifying the Voices of Impacted Individuals By Miea A. Walker, MSW Happy Fall everyone! My name is Miea Walker and I am the Engagement Coordinator for the NC Second Chance Alliance. I am excited to share this new edition of our newsletter. Dietrich Bonhoeffer wrote, “We are not to simply bandage … Continue reading A New Chapter: Amplifying the Voices of Impacted Individuals

Improving Housing Opportunities for Individuals with Conviction Records

  Improving Housing Opportunities for Individuals with Conviction Records http://lac.org/toolkits/text1.swf http://lac.org/toolkits/text3.swf http://lac.org/toolkits/text2.swf http://lac.org/toolkits/arrests/text3.swf http://lac.org/toolkits/arrests/text4.swf http://lac.org/toolkits/drivers/drivers.swf http://lac.org/toolkits/text4.swf http://lac.org/toolkits/text5.swf http://lac.org/toolkits/arrests/text8.swf http://lac.org/toolkits/medicaid/medicaid.swf http://lac.org/toolkits/titlevii/titlevii.swf http://lac.org/toolkits/ASFA/text1.swf http://lac.org/toolkits/housing/housing.swf                                   The Unfair Roadblock: More than 600,000 people will be released from prison this year. An even … Continue reading Improving Housing Opportunities for Individuals with Conviction Records

Food Stamps and opting out

  OPTING OUT OF FEDERAL BAN ON FOOD STAMPS AND TANF   https://lac.org/toolkits/text1.swf https://lac.org/toolkits/text3.swf https://lac.org/toolkits/text2.swf https://lac.org/toolkits/arrests/text3.swf https://lac.org/toolkits/arrests/text4.swf https://lac.org/toolkits/drivers/drivers.swf https://lac.org/toolkits/text4.swf https://lac.org/toolkits/text5.swf https://lac.org/toolkits/arrests/text8.swf https://lac.org/toolkits/medicaid/medicaid.swf https://lac.org/toolkits/titlevii/titlevii.swf https://lac.org/toolkits/ASFA/text1.swf https://lac.org/toolkits/housing/housing.swf                               The Unfair Roadblock: The federal welfare law imposes a lifetime ban on anyone convicted of … Continue reading Food Stamps and opting out