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Second Chance Month at FailSafe-ERA

It’s Second Chance Month and the perfect opportunity for us to talk about the many ways we can help Individuals returning from incarceration realize their goal to become productive members of society. It’s easy to get involved! Simply watch the first segment of our four-part video series featuring our returning citizens sharing the unique barriers they’ve overcome related to reintegration. This week’s topic: Substance Use. Then, keep following us here and at failsafe-era.org to learn specific steps you can take.


Episode 1 Substance Use - Second Chance Month 2021


Watch the second segment of our four-part video series featuring our returning citizens sharing the unique barriers they’ve overcome related to reintegration. This week’s topic: Housing. Then, keep following us ere and go to failsafe-era.org to learn specific steps you can take.


Episode 2 Employment - Second Chance Month 2021


Having Real Reentry Conversations about housing leads to laying the basic foundation upon which our returning citizens can build constructive and tax-paying lives.


Episode 3 Housing - - Second Chance Month 2021

Having Real Reentry Conversations about housing leads to laying the basic foundation upon which our returning citizens can build constructive and tax-paying lives.


The third episode of our four-part video series featuring our returning citizens addresses their unique barriers to finding this critical housing. After viewing, go to failsafe-era.org to learn specific steps you can take to help our community overcome these challenges.


Episode 4 Mental Health - Second Chance Month 2021

Having Real Reentry Conversations about mental health leads to greater understanding regarding the underlying issues and traumas that can precede and accompany incarceration.

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The final episode of our four-part video series featuring barriers returning citizens face focuses on mental health and the work these citizens do to overcome and thrive. But it takes all of us to make this happen! After viewing, go to failsafe-era.org to learn specific steps you can take to help.