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.