Second Chance Month Events (see more partner events below)

Second Chance Month Event

JCOD Events for Second Chance Month

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Second Chance Month Event

In-Person Reentry Legal Clinic

Wednesday, April 17, 2024 10 Am - 3 PM
La County Doors Reentry Center, 3965 S. Vermont Ave, 3Rd Floor,LA, Ca 90037

Family Reunification,Expungements, & Occupational Licensing

Call us to register to attend: 323-563-3575, ext. 6

Second Chance Month Event

Opening/Meet And Greet Of The Reentry Women’s Housing (JCOD Powr Program)

April 17, 2024, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
9712 Arleta Ave., Arleta, CA 91331

Please join Justice, Care and Opportunities Department (JCOD) and Center for Living and Learning (CLL) in recognizing Second Chance Month at our new Reentry
Home for Women!

Second Chance Month Event

West LA College Reentry Day event

April 23rd, 2024, 11 am to 2 pm
Wildcat Walkway 9000 Overland Ave. Culver City, Ca. 90230

Employers, community organizations, and college resources for all. Lunch is provided. Please see attached the flyer for registration for all.


Second Chance Month Event

Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for new Wellness Center

Paving the Way Foundation

April 25 10-AM- 12 PM
1729 W. Ave J Lancaster, CA, 93534

(PTW) is proud to announce the opening of their new Wellness Center in the City of Lancaster in the Antelope Valley. PTW Executive Director and LARRP Steering Committee Membe Janie Hodge invites ALL to make the drive to the northern part of the county to join us for a Grand Opening Ribbon Cutting Ceremony.

Community Resource Fair

Friday, April 26th – 11am-3pm
Watts Labor Community Action Committee (WLCAC)
10950 South Central Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90059

Second Chance Month Event

Los Angeles County’s Alternatives to Incarceration (ATI) Work Group
Reconvening: Renewing our Commitment to Care

April 29, 2024, 11am-5pmThe Huffington Center (1324 Normandie Ave STE 28, Los Angeles, CA 90006)

The Vera Institute of Justice, in partnership with The California Endowment and community partners, is excited to reconvene county and community stakeholders to examine progress and gaps in implementing the foundational strategies, discuss next steps, and reignite our collective commitment to the “care first” vision.

Please RSVP by Monday April 22
Lunch and parking

Partner Events (see recurring events below)

Probation Oversight Commission Virtual Town Hall

Developing a School Resource Complaint System
Wednesday, April 17th at 6:30 p.m.
Developing a School Resource Complaint System


JCOD Public Convening

April 17th from 9 am – 10:00 am.

This will be the Justice, Care and Opportunities Department public convening of the year focused on Alternative Crisis Response (ACR) and will be led by the Department of Mental Health’s (DMH) ACR team. Every quarter our public convening meeting will have an ACR focus.

Click here to join the meeting

CFCI Advisory Committee Regular Meeting

April 18, 2024, 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Earvin “Magic” Johnson Park Event Center
12645 Wadsworth Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90059

To participate via computer or smart phone:
Click Here

Behavioral Health Infrastructure Bond Act of 2024

BHCIP Rounds 7 and 8: Unmet Needs - Public Listening Session

Friday, April 19, 2024, from 2:00-3:00 p.m.

DHCS is developing plans for distribution of $4.3 billion in BHIBA funds for BHCIP competitive grants. During this public listening session, input can be provided directly to DHCS on BHCIP bond funding

Registration is required.

Compassion Trauma Circle
Compassion Prison Project
Tue Apr 23, 2024
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM  Online, Zoom
Compassion Prison Project hosts these community Zoom-based Compassion Trauma Circles to connect to the core of humanity that lives within us all. We will spend four hours (with breaks) diving into our adverse childhood experiences, the symptoms of trauma, and some modalities to help us better understand and grow from our experiences.
Get Tickets (Suggested Donation)
Webinar: Using Data to Expand Voting Rights

Apr 25, 2024 09:00 AM

Join the Sentencing Project for a special discussion on how people with justice system involvement are mobilizing to make their voices heard through the civic engagement processes.

More Info and Register

Exclusive Webinar

Monday, April 29, 2024, 1:00 - 2:00 p.m. EST

Jobs for the Future (JFF) and Trellis Strategies will present findings from a first of its kind research report, "Unveiling Disparities: A Closer Look at Gender and Racial Differences in Student Financial Insecurity."


Probation Oversight Commission Meeting Schedule

The Los Angeles Probation Oversight Commission is a body that advises the Probation Department and the Board of Supervisors on progress towards systemic reform. Therefore, we encourage you as a member of the public to pre-register to attend our
meetings by visiting our website.

Meetings are held on the second Thursday of each month from 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. unless otherwise noted and can be accessed here.

May 9, 2024
June 13, 2024
July 11, 2024
August 8, 2024
September 12, 2024
October 10, 2024
November 14, 2024
December 12, 2024


Recurring Events

Court Relief for Criminal Records

Last Tuesday of Each Month
2:00 pm – 3:30 pm Online with Skype

Did you know that applying for court relief may reduce the barriers of a criminal conviction and make it easier to obtain a job? Attendees of this Webinar will find out how Reductions of Charges, Expungements, and Certificates of Rehabilitation may increase their opportunities for employment and job licensing. They will learn the criteria to qualify, how to apply if eligible, and be provided resources in their community that can be helpful in their rehabilitative journey. In addition, a lawyer from the Inland Empire Latino Lawyers Association will be present to answer questions and provide information on the free legal services they offer for eligible individuals. Offered on February 23rd. Registration required.


More info and register

Black Construction Workers Life Skills

Every Tuesday Starting September 6
6-7 pm

Given by, PDA Foundation
Southside Christian Church,
3947W. 104th Street, Inglewood, CA, 90303

More info: 310-910-0060

Legal Clinics hosted by the Legal Aid Foundation of Los Angeles (LAFLA) and the  D.O.O.R.S team
  • Expungement and Early Termination of Probation Workshop: Every 1st Wednesday of the Month at 1:00pm (More Info)
  • Citations/Tickers Workshop: Every 2nd Wednesday of the Month at 10:00am (More Info)
  • Fair Chance Hiring Workshop: Every 4th Wednesday of the Month at 1:00pm (More Info)

The legal clinics are open to existing/active D.O.O.R.S clients as well as any person who have been system impacted and are looking to connect to legal services at the reentry center. Please note if a client is on active probation, their DPO will be required to submit a RUU referral on their behalf in order to activate legal services. DPO’s are encouraged to submit the appropriate RUU referral concurrently with recommending attendance to the legal clinics.

Questions: Call D.O.O.R.S Center reception desk at 323-730-4442

D.O.O.R.S (Developing Opportunities And Offering Reentry Solutions)

Community Reentry Center Orientations


  • 9:00 AM IN PERSON
  • 2 PM-3 PM VIA ZOOM MEETING ID: 836-3062-3920 (No Password Required) CALL-IN NUMBER: 1-669-900-9128


Know Your Rights: Fair Chance Employment And Housing

Download English Flyer y En Español

LA Coalition for DA Justice and Accountability Meeting

Fourth Thursdays of the month,
4-6 PM