Resources

Reentry:

Release from Prison – A High Risk of Death for Former Inmates (The New England Journal of Medicine, 2018)

2017 Outcome Evaluation Report An Examination of Offenders Released in Fiscal Year 2012‐13 (California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation) – A study of recidivism of people released in fiscal year 2012-2013

2016 Outcome Evaluation Report An Examination of Offenders Released in Fiscal Year 2011‐12 (California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation) – An examination of the recidivism of people released from state prison between July 1, 2011, and June 30, 2012

Prisoner Reentry Programs: Ensuring a Safe and Successful Return to the Community (White House Blog, 2011)

Ready4Work: Final Research Report (U.S. Department of Labor, 2008)

Report of the Re-Entry Policy Council: Charting the Safe and Successful Return of Prisoners to the Community (2012)

Building Knowledge About Successful Prisoner Reentry Strategies (MDRC, 2013)

Federal Interagency Reentry Council (2016)

Homelessness and Prisoner Reentry: Examining Barriers to Housing Stability (Volunteers of America, 2017)

 

Expungement:

Expungement Instructions

Expungement Eligibility General Overview (Northeast New Jersey Legal Services)

Records Request Form (New Jersey Courts)

How to Expunge Your Criminal Record and/or Juvenile Record (New Jersey Courts)

A Bridge Between the Courts and the Community (New Jersey Judiciary: Ombudsman’s Office and Court User Resource Center, Hudson Vicinage)

Employment Opportunity Project (Northeast New Jersey Legal Services)

Providing Free Legal Services to Low-Income Bergen, Hudson, and Passaic County Residents (Northeast New Jersey Legal Services)

Expunging Criminal Records in New Jersey – Informational Packet (Northeast New Jersey Legal Services)

Expungement Informational Packet (Legal Services of New Jersey)

 

Recovery:

Expanding Access to Quality Opioid Addiction Treatment Services (From Mark Parrino, MPA, President, American Association for the Treatment of Opioid Dependence, Inc.)

Drug Court, Reentry, Job Resources, Expungement, and Housing (From New Jersey’s pickawareness.com)

How Substance Abuse Affects Us All (Presentation by Frank L. Greenagel, Jr., 2017)

 The Opioid Crisis in 2017 (Erin Zerbo, MD, Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry, Rutgers New Jersey Medical School, 2017)<

Access to Medications, Talking Points (American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM))

The ASAM National Practice Guideline for the Use of Medications in the Treatment of Addiction Involving Opioid Use (ASAM, 2015)

The Scientific Basis of Opioid Addiction and Treatment (New Jersey Psychiatric Association ((NJPA), 2017)

New Jersey Psychiatric Association Position Statement on the Opioid Epidemic (NJPA, 2017)