We were pleased to have a surprise visit from Vernett today! She is a former client of Helena Muhammad and Jim McGreevey from the Integrity House unit of the Hudson County Correctional Center. Today, she is six years sober, enrolled in college to become a drug and alcohol counselor, and
The New Jersey State Parole Board Chairman, Vice Chairman, Board Members, and Executive Staff came to the New Jersey Reentry Corporation’s Community Resource Center yesterday to tour the new facility at Kearny Point. They praised NJRC’s integration with the One Stop Career Center, along with the provision of training and employment
Our client, Bolivar, is a reverend and has written a book about his past experiences with addiction, incarceration, and life after his release. Written in Spanish, it is entitled, “Cadenas Rotas,” which translates to, “Broken Chains.” Please read the excerpt by clicking here.
Our Executive Director, John Koufos, shares his powerful story of reentry and redemption in an article for New Jersey Monthly. Please click to read Part I and Part II, or click on the photos below to view them larger. Article by Tammy La Gorce Photos by Fred R. Conrad
Just two weeks after completing our program, Steven was hired as a machine operator at a manufacturing company. “This program helps you secure your future for a better living tomorrow,” he said. Congratulations, Steven!
Thank you to Lorenzo Mauldin, linebacker for the New York Jets, for stopping by our office to visit with clients and staff today! Lorenzo went into foster care at the age of two and aged out at 18 when he left for college. Both of his parents were incarcerated while he
Congratulations to our client, E, on the new job! E said, “I’ve recommended this program to my friends. If you do the work, you’re going to get a job.”
Congratulations to our client, Angel, on the new job! Wishing you all the best!