Reentry Resources

There are many resources available to returning citizens.  Be aware, though, that some resources may only be available to you for a limited time following your release.

Alcoholics Anonymous

(Substance Rehabilitation)

(Financial Literacy)

(855) 995-1277

Bonds 4 Jobs

(Employer Protection to Encourage Hiring)

1 (800) 233-2258

Career One Stop

(Employment Services)

1 (877) 872-5627

Center for Employment Opportunities

(Employment Services)

(212) 422-4430

50 Broadway, Suite 1604
New York, NY 10004

Clean Slate Clearinghouse

(Record Clearance and Expungement)

National Reentry Resource Center Helpline
1 (866) 536-8686

Community Health Insurance Program

(Health Insurance)

(713) 804-1939

Dress For Success

(Interview Attire, Interview Preparation)

Eligibility requirements: Women only

(List of reentry programs and assistance)

Fair Shake Reentry Resource Center

(List of reentry programs and assistance)

Federal Trade Commission — Reentry and Corrections Education

(Reentry Consumer Education)

Feeding America

(Food Bank)

(800) 771-2303

161 North Clark Street, Suite 700
Chicago, IL 60601

Food Pantry

(Food Pantry Directory)

Goodwill – Career Services

(Employment Services, Job Training)

Homeless Shelter Directory

(Homeless Shelter Directory)


(Food Bank Directory)

Jobs For Felons Hub

(Employment Services)

Mental Health America

(Mental Health Services)

(703) 684-7722

500 Montgomery Street, Suite 820
Alexandria, VA 22314

Narcotics Anonymous

(Substance Rehabilitation)

National Alliance on Mental Illness

(Mental Health Services)

National Coalition for Homeless Veterans

(Veteran Services)

(202) 546-1969

1730 M Street NW, Suite 705
Washington, DC 20036

The National Reentry Resource Center

1 (866) 536-8686

1000 Thomas Jefferson Street, N.W.
Washington, DC 20007

National Urban League

(Employment Services, Job Training)

Opportunities Industrialization Center

(Vocational Training and Educational Services)

(215) 236-4500

1415 N. Broad Street, Suite 116
Philadelphia, PA 19122

People Ready Staffing Agency

(Employment Services)

(844) 775-8326

Positive Transitioning

(Reentry Services)

24/7 Resources/Listening Line:
(614) 784-4909 (text)
​(844) 392-9695 (toll-free)
(844) 335-1321 (toll-free)

P.O. Box 597
Brice, OH 43109

(List of Reentry Programs)

Reentry Essentials Inc.

(Reentry Resources and Assistance)

(347) 973-4511

98 4th Street, Suite 414
Brooklyn, NY 11231-4511

Mailing Address: ​
Reentry Essentials, Inc.
2609 East 14th Street, Suite 1018
Brooklyn, NY 11235

Salvation Army USA

(Reentry Services)

Shelter List

(Homeless Shelter Directory)

Social Security Administration

(Social Security cards and benefits)

1 (800) 772-1213

Transitional Housing 

(Housing Services)

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

(Veteran Services)

(844) 698-2311


(Birth Certificate Services)


(Employment Services)

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