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Incarceration & Reentry

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Reducing Recidivism and Improving Reentry through Economic Impact Payments during COVID-19

May 21, 2020
Economic Impact Payments under the CARES Act can increase economic independence and labor force attachment among individuals reentering from incarceration through helping cover basic expenses while individuals seek employment and get on their feet.

APPROACHES TO EARLY JAIL DIVERSION: COLLABORATIONS AND INNOVATIONS

July 22, 2019
People with behavioral health conditions such as serious mental illness (SMI) and substance use disorders (SUDs), including opioid use disorder (OUD), are 3-6 times more likely than the general population to be represented in the criminal justice system.

Linking People with Criminal Records to Employment in the Healthcare Sector: 5 Things to Consider

October 11, 2018
This project explores how the need for workers in healthcare professions can be partially met by hiring individuals with criminal records who do not pose a risk to public safety. The report is organized around the following five things to consider for employing certain individuals with criminal records in the healthcare sector:

Aging, Reentry, and Health Coverage: Barriers to Medicare and Medicaid for Older Reentrants

February 28, 2018
Linkage to health coverage upon release from prison or jail is a critical aspect of the reentry process that may promote greater personal stability and productivity, as well as better care coordination in the community health care system and subsequent reductions in state expenditures.

Multi-site Family Study on Incarceration, Parenting and Partnering: Program Impacts Technical Report

October 5, 2017
This report presents findings on the impact of couples-based family strengthening services in four prison-based programs from the Multi-Site Family Study on Incarceration, Parenting and Partnering (MFS-IP) and discusses the implications for policy, programs, and future research.

About the Public-Use Dataset from the Multi-site Family Study on Incarceration, Parenting and Partnering (MFS-IP)

October 5, 2017
This document briefly describes the public-use dataset from the Multi-site Study on Incarceration, Parenting and Partnering.

Earnings and Child Support Participation Among Reentering Fathers

September 12, 2017
A father’s incarceration can represent a serious threat to economic stability for his children and family, yet little is known about earnings and child support payments among justice-involved men over the course of incarceration and release.

Impact of Couples-Based Family Strengthening Services for Incarcerated and Reentering Fathers and Their Partners

March 15, 2017
This brief summarizes findings on the impact of couples-based family strengthening services in four prison-based programs from the Multi-Site Family Study on Incarceration, Parenting and Partnering (MFS-IP) and discusses the implications for policy, programs, and future research.

Predictors of Reentry Success

March 15, 2017
This brief uses a sample of over 1,000 reentering men in five states to examine reentry success.  The analysis uses a common measure of recidivism as well as measures of success in other areas, including employment, drug use, and two dimensions of family relationship quality that are very rarely examined in reentry studies: financial support for children and intimate/coparenting relationship qu

Building Evidence for Domestic Violence Services & Interventions: A Framing Paper

January 17, 2017
In April 2016 the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation (ASPE) contracted with the Center for Policy Research and the National Resource Center on Domestic Violence to host a two day roundtable convening of experts to discuss opportunities to build the evidence base for domestic violence (DV) services.  This framing paper provided background information for that discussio