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The Second Chance Act Fact Sheet

The Second Chance Act Fact Sheet

Ex-offenders returning to their communities from prison or jail face numerous challenges and have specific needs that contribute to the likelihood that they may return to prison. Download the Fact Sheet: http://csgjusticecenter.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/08/SCA_Fact_Sheet.pdf [...]

Huffpost: 7 Life Lessons From My Little Brother’s Death

Huffpost: 7 Life Lessons From My Little Brother’s Death

Source:  http://www.huffingtonpost.com/tanya-hayre/7-lessons-from-my-little-brothers-death “It’s been nearly two years since my little brother Sacha’s tragic and untimely death at the age of 28. After his passing, I never thought I’d make it past the first day, let alone [...]

What’s it like living with mental illness? Ask Wil Wheaton.

What’s it like living with mental illness? Ask Wil Wheaton.

Source:  Upworthy |  By Parker Molloy http://www.upworthy.com/whats-it-like-living-with-mental-illness-ask-wil-wheaton “Wheaton’s video was for Project UROK, a nonprofit aimed at breaking down the stigma of mental illness. His is just the latest in a series of videos by the [...]