Category: Reentry

Free Expungement Clinic on Saturday, January 20th from 9am-12pm @ OhioMeansJobs

by Olivia McCarthy

  • Posted on January 17, 2018

  • Reentry

Have you been denied employment, housing or other government benefits because of a criminal record? Do you need help getting your driver’s license back? THIS FREE CLINIC IS FOR YOU! SATURDAY, JANUARY 20TH 9:00AM – 12:00PM OhioMeansJobs – Summit 1040 E. Tallmadge Ave., Akron (click for map) CLICK HERE FOR PRINTABLE FLYER No email account? Please create…



Reentry Event at Main Library downtown Akron on Saturday, January 20th @ 11am-1pm

by Olivia McCarthy

  • Posted on January 17, 2018

  • Reentry

  UPCOMING REENTRY EVENT AT MAIN LIBRARY, 60 SOUTH HIGH ST., AKRON SATURDAY, JANUARY 20TH 11:00AM – 1:00PM Reentry in Motion: Prison Industrial Complex Main Library Room 1 A film which examines the Prison Industrial Complex using interviews by civil rights crusader Angela Davis, and other prison reformers, is presented. The documentary also highlights the work of…



Reentry Support Group Meets Every Tuesday from 4pm-5pm @ The Front Porch Cafe

by Olivia McCarthy

  • Posted on December 11, 2017

  • Reentry

REENTRY SUPPORT GROUP MEETS EVERY TUESDAY FROM 4:00PM – 5:00PM Front Porch Cafe 798 Grant Street, Akron (map) Every Tuesday, men & women leaving institutions meet to discuss the issues surrounding reentry, learn about new services, connect to employment and support each other through friendships and references to different services. Operated under the umbrella of the…



Reentry Event at Main Library downtown Akron on Saturday, December 16th @ 11am-1pm

by Olivia McCarthy

  • Posted on December 6, 2017

  • Reentry

UPCOMING REENTRY EVENT AT MAIN LIBRARY, 60 SOUTH HIGH ST., AKRON SATURDAY, DECEMBER 16TH 11:00AM – 1:00PM Reentry in Motion: Life Without Parole Main Library Room 2AB The U.S. is the only country in the world that sentences youth to Life Without Parole. This sentence not only affects the incarcerated individual and victim, but the whole community.…



Reentry Event at Main Library downtown Akron on Saturday, December 2nd @ 11am-1pm

by Olivia McCarthy

  • Posted on November 27, 2017

  • Reentry

UPCOMING REENTRY EVENT AT MAIN LIBRARY, 60 SOUTH HIGH ST., AKRON SATURDAY, DECEMBER 2ND 11:00AM – 1:00PM Reentry in Motion: Broken Criminal Justice Main Library Room 1 View a documentary that tells the story of America’s broken criminal justice system through the eyes of those who created it, those who have suffered through it, and those who…



Free Expungement Clinic on Saturday, November 18th from 9am-12pm @ Johnson United Methodist Church

by Olivia McCarthy

  • Posted on November 15, 2017

  • Reentry

Have you been denied employment, housing or other government benefits because of a criminal record? Do you need help getting your driver’s license back? THIS FREE CLINIC IS FOR YOU! SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 18TH 9:00AM – 12:00PM Johnson United Methodist Church 3409 Johnson Rd North., Norton (click for map) PLEASE CLICK HERE FOR PRINTABLE FLYER No email account?…



Reentry Event at Northwest Akron Branch Library on Tuesday, November 21st from 6pm-7pm

by Olivia McCarthy

  • Posted on November 15, 2017

  • Reentry

REENTRY IN MOTION MEDITATION WITH SIMONE TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 21ST 6PM – 7PM Northwest Akron Branch Library 1720 Shatto Ave., Akron Stimulate your parasympathetic nervous system through sitting meditation (zazen), walking meditation (kinhin), and stress reduction meditation (visualization). The parasympathetic nervous system controls the “rest and digest” response in the body which is a system that slows…



Financial Literacy event at Main Library, downtown Akron on Thursday, November 9th from 11am-Noon

by Olivia McCarthy

  • Posted on November 1, 2017

  • Reentry

REENTRY IN MOTION FINANCIAL LITERACY THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 9TH 11AM – NOON Main Library, Room 2AB 60 South High St., Akron Kathleen Seminatore, Investigator, Summit County Office of Consumer Affairs, will discuss how to improve your credit score, lower your bills, set up a monthly budget, apply for PIPP and HEAP, avoid scams, and much more.…



Free Expungement Clinic on Saturday, October 28th from 10am-1pm @ Main Library, downtown Akron

by Olivia McCarthy

  • Posted on October 23, 2017

  • Reentry

Have you been denied employment, housing or other government benefits because of a criminal record? Do you need help getting your driver’s license back? THIS FREE CLINIC IS FOR YOU! SATURDAY, OCTOBER 28TH 10:00AM – 1:00PM Akron-Summit County Public Library 60 S. High St., Akron (click for map) PLEASE CLICK HERE FOR PRINTABLE FLYER No email account?…



Reentry Events at Main Library downtown Akron on Tuesday, October 24th @ 11am and on Saturday, October 28th @ 10am

by Olivia McCarthy

  • Posted on October 18, 2017

  • Reentry

UPCOMING REENTRY EVENTS  TUESDAY, OCTOBER 24TH 11:00AM – 12:00PM MAIN LIBRARY, 60 SOUTH HIGH ST., AKRON ROOM 2AB MEET THE REENTRY PROVIDERS Reentry providers in Summit County assist citizens returning from incarceration in the following areas: mental and spiritual health; medical assistance; transitional housing; job training; and much more. Meet some of the organizations devoted to…