Category: Reentry

Reentry Event at Main Library downtown Akron on Tuesday, June 26th @ 11am-12pm

by Olivia McCarthy

UPCOMING REENTRY EVENT AT MAIN LIBRARY, 60 SOUTH HIGH ST., AKRON TUESDAY, JUNE 26TH 11:00AM – 12:00PM Reentry in Motion: Success Following Release Main Library Room 1 Focusing on the key issues affecting success following release, in the film Preparing for Success, viewers watch returning citizens discuss their real feelings about their past, present, and future. Reentry…



Reentry Event at Richfield Branch Library on Saturday, June 16th @ 2pm-3pm

by Olivia McCarthy

REENTRY IN MOTION MEDITATION WITH SIMONE SATURDAY, JUNE 16TH 2:00PM – 3:00PM Richfield Branch Library  4400 W. Streetsboro Rd., Richfield 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…



Reentry Event at Main Library downtown Akron on Tuesday, June 5th @ 11am-12pm

by Olivia McCarthy

UPCOMING REENTRY EVENT AT MAIN LIBRARY, 60 SOUTH HIGH ST., AKRON TUESDAY, JUNE 5TH 11:00AM – 12:00PM Reentry in Motion: Staying Out of Prison Main Library Room 1 This reentry program highlights the film Parole: Getting Out and Staying Out, which follows paroled prisoners as they re-enter civilian life and face challenges both large and small. The individuals suddenly encounter critical decisions…



Reentry Event at Main Library downtown Akron on Thursday, May 31st @ 6:30pm-7:30pm

by Olivia McCarthy

UPCOMING REENTRY EVENT AT MAIN LIBRARY, 60 SOUTH HIGH ST., AKRON THURSDAY, MAY 31ST 6:30PM – 7:30PM Reentry in Motion: The Reason for Recidivism Main Library Room 1 Reentry resources and handouts are provided in this program, as well as the viewing of the documentary Taking Personal Responsibility, which explains the primary reason for relapse and recidivism. The film…



Reentry Event at Main Library downtown Akron on Thursday, April 19th @ 6:30pm-7:30pm

by Olivia McCarthy

UPCOMING REENTRY EVENT AT MAIN LIBRARY, 60 SOUTH HIGH ST., AKRON THURSDAY, APRIL 19TH 6:30PM – 7:30PM Reentry in Motion: Prison’s Revolving Door Main Library Room 1 It costs $75,000 a year to incarcerate a nonviolent offender but only $5,000 to help that individual live productively in freedom. The film It’s More expensive to Do Nothing, explores…



Free Expungement Clinic on Saturday, April 14th from 9am-12pm @ OhioMeansJobs

by Olivia McCarthy

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, APRIL 14TH 9:00AM – 12:00PM OhioMeansJobs Summit 1040 E. Tallmade Ave., Akron (click for map) CLICK HERE FOR PRINTABLE FLYER No email account? Please create one…