From Arrest to Homecoming

Written by Scott J. Sheely on Sunday - October 17, 2010.

Washington:  In September, the National Reentry Resource Center and the Bureau of Justice Assistance, U.S. Department of Justice presented a webinar entitled "From Arrest to Homecoming: Addressing the Needs of Children of Incarcerated Parents".  The webinar provided useful statistics as well as a review of tips and suggested models for keeping parents in touch with kids.  Considerable attention was given to special populations.  For a downloadable copy of the presentation in PowerPoint form, click here.

About the Author

Scott J. Sheely

Scott J. Sheely

Scott J. Sheely served as Executive Director of the Lancaster County Workforce Investment Board from 2000 until early 2015. He has worked as a Human Resource Director of a large mental health agency, operations manager of a nursing home chain, associate pastor of a church, and owner of a wholesale jewelry business.

Under Sheely's leadership, the WIB created the first health care-based Industry Partnership in Pennsylvania. He serves on the steering committee of the Pennsylvania Center for Health Careers and recently served on the Workfroce Cabinet of the American Association of Homes and Services for the Aging.