Jim had the opportunity to speak about prisoner reentry at Mercer County Community College yesterday, as part of MCCC’s fall 2017 Distinguished Lecture Series. Pictured with him on stage is Tracey Syphax, who spoke at our most recent Reentry Conference in Jersey City. Jim discussed the importance addiction treatment, training and employment, healthcare,
Dara, one of Jim and Helena’s former clients from Integrity House, recently reached out to Jim with this inspiring email. Dara also completed NJRC’s program in Toms River. We’re so happy for her and wish her continued success! Jim, First I just want to say Re-Entry in Toms River is
John Koufos, Executive Director of the New Jersey Reentry Corporation (NJRC), addressed the Judicial College for New Jersey Courts yesterday regarding reentry and NJRC’s legal program. Also pictured are Judge Sohail Mohammed, Supti Bhattacharya, Esq.; and Pastor Keith Davis.
Our new client, Austin, is keeping busy with several positive things on his plate. He is enrolled in the National Career Institute (NCI)’s HVAC training program and also got a new job as a dishwasher, which provides room for growth, along with the schedule flexibility needed to attend classes. Additionally, he
Our new client, Ricky, stopped in to share that he just got a job as a kitchen worker and cook at a popular restaurant chain. His first day of work was on his birthday! On top of that, he is pursuing a career as a personal trainer and is enrolled
Yesterday, Jim spoke on the governors panel during the 102nd Annual New Jersey League of Municipalities Conference in Atlantic City, along with Governor DiFrancesco and Senator John Bennett. Also in attendance at the conference were Henry Benney, an old friend from Middlesex County, and John Koufos, Executive Director, NJRC.
Our computer labs are in full use today in Jersey City! Part of our clients’ weekly routine is to work on resumes, conduct job searches, and more.
This week, the JCETP and Jersey City-NJRC team celebrated the career of Gerry Del Piano, Chief Financial Officer, who has worked with the Jersey City Employment and Training Program for over 40 years. We are grateful for his years of service, the wisdom and judgment he has exhibited, and the guidance and