The Prisoner Re-Entry Initiative (PRI) Grant Program Iowa Department of Correctional Services, January 2, 2007

(2007) The Prisoner Re-Entry Initiative (PRI) Grant Program Iowa Department of Correctional Services, January 2, 2007. Human Rights, Department of

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Abstract

The Iowa Department of Corrections (DOC) and the Department of Human Rights, Division of Criminal and Juvenile Justice Planning (CJJP) entered into a contract for services from January 2, 2007 to June 30, 2008 for the purposes of assisting in the evaluation component for the two-year Prison Re-Entry Initiative (PRI) grand awarded to the DOC by the U.S. Office of Justice Programs. The PRI grant period ran from July 2006 through June 2008 and included two primary components. First, all PRI participants returning to Polk County would participate in a Lifeskills curriculum offered through the Des Moines Area Community College (DMACC) at four Iowa prison institutions located at Mitchellville, Newton, Fort Dodge and Rockwell City. Second, all PRI participants returning to Polk County would be referred to The Directors Council (TDC) for cmmunity-based wrap-around services.

Item Type: Departmental Report
Keywords: Corrections, Recidivism, Post-Release Employment, Prisoners, Inmates
Subjects: Law enforcement and courts > Corrections
ID Code: 14992
Deposited By: Margaret Barr
Deposited On: 11 Sep 2013 13:12
Last Modified: 11 Sep 2013 13:12
URI: http://publications.iowa.gov/id/eprint/14992