Lancaster Re-Entry Coalition

The Lancaster Re-Entry Coalition provides resources, mentoring and opportunities for individuals who are returning to the community after incarceration.


Before Release from Prison

  • Roadmap to Successful Reentry, a helpful guide distributed to all inmates upon incarceration
  • Brief Reentry Planning – 1:1 planning sessions to identify needs and resources
  • Lancaster Reentry Course
    A 12-hour course that Covers managing money, housing, transportation, health, mental health, addiction/relapse prevention, trauma, probation/parole, family/parenting responsibilities, employment resources, etc.

After Release from Prison

  • Immediate reentry needs
  • Navigation/resource referrals
  • Successful Returning Citizens Group
    Meets every Wednesday evening from 7-8:30 p.m. at Ebenezer Baptist Church, 701 North Lime Street, Lancaster. The group is peer-led by facilitators who were formerly incarcerated. Community mentors participate in the group and provide coaching to returning citizens.


Lancaster Re-Entry Coalition provides services to anyone who is returning to the community after incarceration.