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JOIN US FOR AN IMPORTANT IMMERSION EXPERIENCE

 Come gain an understanding of the significant obstacles faced by men and women attempting to navigate through the system upon their release from incarceration as they return home to their communities.

REENTRY SIMULATION EVENT

The Mobile Area Interfaith Conference's Pre and Post Release Programs: The Mobile Metro Jail Chaplaincy Office and The Neighbor Center invite you to this unique event.

When:

Thursday, February 28, 2019

11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. 

(boxed lunch provided)

Where:

Volunteers of America Southeast

1204 Hillcrest Road 

Mobile, Alabama 36695 

What Others Have Expressed About This Experience:

  • I can understand how people would feel:  hopeless, lonely, overwhelmed, grumpy, hurt, frustrated, invisible or stigmatized.
  • It is easier to break the law and go back to jail.
  • It was difficult to prove a need so services could be rendered.
  • This reentry process should start in jail.
  • Organizations don’t talk to each other. 
  • People did not show compassion.
  • I had no idea how costly and complicated the process was.

How to Sign Up:

RSVP via phone to 251-308-8725 or e-mail to 

theneighborcenter@gmail.com