ACF Family Room Blog: After Prison – A Second Chance, a New Job, Better Health

This blog post from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services highlights the work of the Transitions Clinic Network, a national network of clinics that serves previously incarcerated individuals with chronic health conditions. The network is staffed by community health workers who have their own incarceration histories. The model has been adopted in 10 cities, and the post contains a link to learn more about the program.
Record Type: 
Stakeholder Resource
Publication Date: 
April, 2018
Date: 
April 2018
Source: 
Partner Resources
Topics/Subtopics: 
  • Employment
  • Family Strengthening
    • Fatherhood
  • Supportive Services
    • Health/Behavioral Health Referrals and Supports
  • Special Populations
    • Incarcerated and Individuals with a Criminal Record
    • Single Parent Families