Reentry & Support Services
A Better Way Foundation Connecticut – Advocates for criminal justice reform.
Community Partners in Action (CPA) - Offers a continuum of services to support individuals involved in the criminal justice system, including employment, housing, arts and other programs.
Community Solutions (CSI) – Offers several housing options for ex-offenders.
Connecticut Board of Pardons and Paroles.Learn about the pardon application process; includes the application form and instructions.
CTWorks@HPL Job & Career Center – Staff specially devoted to the specific needs of former offenders is provided. These services include finding and retaining employment, and obtaining assistance with parole, probation, halfway houses, and transitional facilities. The center also offers access to 14 computers, career counselors, resume development, job leads, job recruitments, online job application assistance, brief computer guidance, and referrals to job training.
Families in Crisis - Dedicated to meeting the critical needs of offenders and their families by offering mentoring and family support sessions.
Greater Hartford Reentry Services Directory
H.I.R.E. Network - The National Helping Individuals with criminal records Re-enter through Employment is a clearinghouse for information and assistance.
Nutmeg Big Brothers, Big Sisters – Offers Amachi, a special program for children of incarcerated parents.
Revised June 2015