The Journey Home: Building Bridges & Mending Fences
Date: Wednesday, March 18, 2015
Time: 8:00 am to 4:00 pm
Location: St. Louis Community College-Florissant Valley (Student Center), 3400 Pershall Road, St. Louis, MO 63135
Cost: $17 includes lunch
Featuring: Sessions on the social, emotional, and economic implications of returning home, and best practices for community reengagement. Great information sharing and networking opportunities for criminal justice, community, and faith-based organizations providing services to ex-offenders and their families.
Keynote Speaker: Eugene Schneeberg, Director of Center for Faith-Based & Neighborhood Partnerships, U.S. Department of Justice.
Sponsors: ARCHS, Lutheran Foundation of St. Louis, Missouri Department of Corrections, St. Louis Community College-Florissant Valley, St. Louis City, St. Louis County, and Washington University in St. Louis.
ONLINE REGISTRATION CLOSED.
Registration for the Missouri Reentry Conference will be available on-site, which will be held November 19-21, 2014 at a new location in the Ozarks - The Lodge of the Four Seasons.
The annual Conference is sponsored by ARCHS, Missouri Department of Corrections, Missouri Department of Social Services, and Missouri Family and Community Trust (FACT).
Registration is open for the STAR Professional Development: "Community + Housing + Ex-Offenders." The training will be held from 8 a.m. to noon on Thursday, September 25, 2014 at St. Louis Community College -William J. Harrison Education Center (3140 Cass Ave, St. Louis 63106).
Participating panel discussion organizations include: ArchCity Defenders, Center for Women in Transition, Criminal Justice Ministry, Gateway Greening, St. Louis Housing Authority, St. Louis Transitional Hope House, and St. Patrick Center.
The Missouri Board of Probation and Parole and STAR will hold their annual Resource Fair on Tuesday, September 9, 2014 at Friendly Temple Missionary Baptist Church (5515 Martin Luther King Dr, St. Louis, MO 63112). Doors will be open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Come out to meet and network with fellow social service, health, education, substance abuse, mental health, and employment professionals from across the St. Louis City and County, and St. Charles areas.