Inside Out Reentry Community is based in Iowa City, serving people returning to Johnson County after incarceration, and also working with individual incarcerated throughout Iowa regardless of where they plan to live after release. IO mission: to support people involved in the criminal legal system, and educate the public to promote healing, restore relationships, and reduce recidivism.
Services include 1: a drop-in Resource Center to socialize and get assistance with education, job and housing applications, etc. 2: mentoring a returning citizen with a community member to discuss reentry plan, work on skill-building activities and enjoy social time; 3: weekly community meetings for sharing successes and challenges, skills workshops, and small group activities.
Volunteers are welcome (insideoutreentry.com). Thanks for your contributions