Employment Committee Meeting
9:ooAM – 11:00 AM
LARRP General Meeting
9:30 AM – 12:00 PM
3750 S. Grand Ave, LA
Housing Committee Meeting
5715 S. Broadway, LA 90037
The LARRP Housing Committee Meetings are recurring on Every Other 3rd Thursday (Odd numbered months)
Making Connections for Re-Entry Housing
- Provide information about all available housing resources for the reentry population
- Better understand and learn how small/grassroots reentry providers are finding creative and innovative housing solutions
- Begin the process of figuring out how to enhance coordinate amongst small, medium and large reentry housing agencies
May 30, 2019
SAVE THE DATE
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
901 Via San Clemente, Montebello, CA 90640
LOS ANGELES COUNTY PROBATION DEPARTMENT PRESENTS:
A Symposium on Redefining Reentry
DEVELOPING AN INNOVATIVE REENTRY VISION FOR LOS ANGELES COUNTY
The Symposium will bring together hundreds of individuals representing government, community organizations, persons with lived-experience and interested members of the public to explore and discuss the need for improved support for formerly incarcerated adults in Los Angeles County.
California Death Penalty Suspended; 737 Inmates Get Stay of Execution
NYTimes, By Tim Arango
March 12, 2019
Gavin Newsom’s death penalty moratorium could turn the abolitionist tide in California
By THE LA TIMES EDITORIAL BOARD
MAR 13, 2019
Ending the Punishment of Poverty: Supreme Court Rules Against High Fines & Civil Asset Forfeiture
Is It a Jail? Is It a Hospital? Vote of County Supervisors Exposes Chronic Confusion and Corruption
Justice not Jails, Feb. 17, 2019
By Peter Laarman
Changing the name from “Consolidated Care Treatment Facility” to “Mental Health Treatment Center” actually accomplishes very little and raises more questions than it answers. Read more
Why California’s Default Mental Institutions Are Now Jails and Prisons
Justice Not Jails, Feb. 8, 2019 By Jocelyn Wiener
Read the article
California must double-down on prison rehabilitation
CALMatters Guest Commentary | Feb. 24, 2019 | By Adnan Khan
The State Auditor recently issued an audit of the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation’s in-prison rehabilitation programs with a conclusion that these programs did not reduce recidivism rates. Read more
Anti-recidivism efforts falling short, audit says
Report suggests state prisons aren’t meeting ambitious goals on inmate rehabilitation.
A 2015 Case Was Supposed to Overhaul California’s Solitary Confinement. The Reality Is Much More Complicated.
SIGN THE PETITION TO END SOLITARY CONFINEMENT!
Keep up with the Board of Supervisors meetings, motions and resources at LARRP Steering Committee member, Joseph Maizlish’s site
Insight Garden Program offers an innovative 48-week curriculum built around "connection to self, community and nature" for incarcerated people in nine prisons in California. Our program offers an experiential, mindfulness-based curriculum that explores meditation, permaculture, eco-literacy, vocational and re-entry skills through a trauma-informed curriculum. Insight Garden Program is programming on two yards at CSP Lancaster Prison. We seek volunteers who can commit to joining us for class at Lancaster at least once or twice a month on Fridays.
Testif-i, a storytelling project of A New Way of Life, is seeking the stories of formerly incarcerated women, as well as the children of formerly/currently incarcerated women, to help channel energy into the movement to end mass incarceration. We are soliciting stories from San Francisco Bay Area residents who have been impacted by experiences with one or more of the following: child/family reunification, taking a plea bargain, or significant barriers to reentry
Clear Your Record
Get Your Free Background Check With Better Future
It’s important to know what employers will see on your background check before starting your job search. Better Future is a proud partner of LARRP and is the only place on the internet where you can get a background check similar to what employers are going to run on your for free. Get informed, get empowered, get your free background check.
LARRP's Free Legal Clinics Sponsored by Goodness
The first Saturday of every month
- Felony Reductions
- Prop 47 and 64 Relief
- Certificate of Rehabilitation
- Voter Registration
- Employment Services
3750 S. Grand Ave. Los Angeles, CA 90007
Free Fresno Second Chances Legal Clinic
Pot Criminal Convictions Can Be Erased From Records
John Cadiz Klemack reports for the NBC 4 News at 4 p.m. on Aug. 6, 2018
Now that recreational marijuana is legal in California, thousands of people might be eligible to have certain drug-related convictions erased from their records.
( 2nd & 4th Saturday) 9:30am-2:00pm
Watts Clinic, 2nd Saturday of every month
WLAC Phoenix Hall,
10950 S. Central Ave. Los Angeles, CA 90059
Long Beach Clinic, 3rd or 4th Saturday of every month (please call for info)
1633 Long Beach, Blvd, Long Beach, CA 90813
Walk-In Wednesday Reclassification Clinic (Prop 47 Reclassification Only)
Location: 920 Atlantic Avenue, # 101, Long Beach, CA 90813
Bring a copy of your criminal record (DOJ RAP Sheet or Court Dockets) with you.
Hosted by: A New Way of Life Reentry Project.
Call (323) 563-3575 to confirm appointment and clinic location.
The Collateral Consequences of Conviction Justice Project (CCCJP) provides free legal services to justice-affected individuals to overcome collateral consequences of conviction.
Need legal representation? Contact them today!
Elie Miller, Supervising Attorney Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Phone: (213) 736-1319