Discussion to cover ex-prisoners adjusting to life in community


There will be a discussion meeting from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, Aug. 30, on the various challenges prisoners face when they are released and re-enter the community.

The meeting will be held at the Department of Community Corrections, 2403 E. Harding Ave. Presented by the Delta Citizens Alliance and the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, the program is titled “Best Practices and Models for Prison Re-Entry in the Arkansas Delta.”

Lunch and refreshments are included, and each participant will receive a free tool kit to help enhance community work in this area.

Participants are asked to pre-register. Details: tgg@deltacitizens.org or (662) 344-9940.