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Title: ONE AMERICA KEY PROGRAM - FINAL REPORT
Author(s): ANON
Corporate Author: One America, Inc
United States of America
Date Published: 1973
Page Count: 150
Sponsoring Agency: National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
One America, Inc
Washington, DC 20005
US Dept of Justice
Washington, DC 20531
Contract Number: J-LEAA-011-72
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Document: PDF
Type: Program/Project Evaluation
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: DESCRIPTION AND ASSESSMENT OF AN 18 MONTH DEMONSTRATION PROJECT FOR THE REHABILITATION OF FEMALE EX-OFFENDERS FROM THE FEDERAL REFORMATORY FOR WOMEN IN ALDERSON (WV).
Abstract: THE PROJECT WAS UNDERTAKEN TO PROVIDE SUPPLEMENTAL RESOURCES IN THE REHABILITATION OF PARTICIPANTS BOTH DURING AND AFTER INCARCERATION AND TO INVOLVE CITIZENS IN THE CORRECTIONAL REHABILITATION PROCESS. DATA WERE GATHERED FROM FOUR SOURCES - MONTHLY FIELD COORDINATOR REPORTS, PROGRAM ASSESSMENT FORMS, PERSONAL INTERVIEWS WITH THOSE INVOLVED IN THE PROGRAM, AND WRITTEN AND PERSONAL INTERVIEWS WITH NON-PARTICIPANTS. DATA COLLECTED WAS COMPILED TO SERVE AS DESCRIPTIVE INDICATORS OF PROBLEMS DEALT WITH, THE SCOPE OF THE WORK OF FIELD COORDINATORS AND VOLUNTEERS, CENTRAL STAFF ACTIVITIES, AND RESOURCE REQUIREMENTS OF THE PROGRAM. THE EVALUATORS CONCLUDED THAT THE ONE KEY IN AMERICA PROGRAM EFFECTIVELY DEMONSTRATED THAT THE REHABILITATION OF THE FEMALE EX-OFFENDER CAN BE ACHIEVED THROUGH COORDINATED INVOLVEMENT OF PRIVATE CITIZENS IN THE CORRECTIONAL REHABILITATION PROCESS.
Index Term(s): Community support; Ex-offenders; Females; Inmate Programs; Program evaluation; Rehabilitation
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