Career Resource Centers – An Emerging Strategy for Improving Offender Employment Outcomes
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The National Institute of Corrections is pleased to announce the release of Career Resource Centers – An Emerging Strategy for Improving Offender Employment Outcomes. This information-rich bulletin provides a step-by-step guide for setting up a Career Resource Center in a correctional facility, a parole or probation office, or a community-based organization. It includes a companion, multimedia DVD that contains many of the resources needed to operate an effective center. Through an easy-to-use menu that parallels the written text, you can watch videotaped interviews with practitioners, install career assessment software, and read dozens of documents related to career exploration, offender reentry, collaboration building and much more. For your no cost copy of this important bulletin, call NIC’s information center at 1 (800) 877-1461 and ask for item number 023066 or visit NIC on the web at http://nicic.gov/features/library/default.aspx?library=023066.
A one-minute video describing the bulletin and DVD can be found here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VYcivEkojhA
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