[Our Mission]

The mission of this course is to promote the notion that individuals must analyze and evaluate their goals, aspirations and dreams, always keeping in mind that hopelessness is not the key to a bright future. To address and bring release to areas of confinement common to all physically, emotionally, spiritually or mentally incarcerated individuals. To promote Accountability, Integrity and Responsibility (AIR) by developing skills necessary to enhance the family structure and develop a healthier understanding of the male/female thought process and their role in society. To promote the notion that individuals must take care when making Choices, always keeping in mind that with their Decisions comes Consequences, for which each of them is solely Responsible (CDCR). To provide a safe, nurturing, clean and sober environment conducive to breaking the bonds of incarceration. To offer transitional living accommodations and life skill enhancement to males and females recently released from state and county correctional facilities.

TARGET POPULATION:

CARE: Accountability Program (AP) The term “At Risk” is usually associated with youth, but the core of “At Risk” behavior is the lack of family stability. Our program is targeted towards “At Risk” males who find themselves incarcerated; and who may or may not have found themselves detained by the judicial system.

CARE: Transitional Living Program (TLP) CARE will operate a Clean and Sober Transitional Home for individuals released from state and county correctional facilities.  The individuals living in the program will offered:

ACCOUNTABILITY CLASSES
COMMUNITY SERVICE OPPORTUNITIES
COMPUTER TRAINING
DRUG AND ALCOHOL COUNSELING
EDUCATIONAL ENHANCEMENT
EMPLOYMENT PLANNING
FINANCIAL LITERACY TRAINING
HEALTH CARE SCREENING
LIFE SKILL COUNSELING
MENTORSHIPS
OPPORTUNITIES FOR FAMILY RECONCILIATION and REUNIFICATION
PEER COUNSELING TRAINING
RECREATIONAL ACTIVITIES