Our Mission

Our core purpose is to foster positive change in the lives of those affected by incarceration by changing lives, rebuilding communities, and helping families affected by incarceration. We serve Virginia’s Planning District 16 (Fredericksburg City and Counties of Spotsylvania, Stafford, King George, and Caroline.

Our programs enhance their personal and professional growth to progress in the world of work and provides evidence-based training using the cognitive behavioral model to address attitudes, behaviors, and mindsets to overcome life-altering challenge and decisions; and continuous quality improvement strategies, and social skills to improve communications and connectedness to build healthy relationships; and promote public safety.

Our blueprint for reentry is to empower and restore hope to inmates, the formerly incarcerated that we refer to as returning citizens and family members affected by incarceration.   We empower them through pre- and post-release services and support.  Life skills and evidence-based training and personal and professional development opportunities, breaking down barriers that prevent them from becoming successful, productive citizens.

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