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NCJ Number: 43629 Add to Shopping cart Find in a Library
Title: EMPLOYMENT NEEDS OF WOMEN OFFENDERS - A PROGRAM DESIGN
Author(s): E DENISON
Corporate Author: US Dept of Labor
United States of America
Date Published: 1977
Page Count: 63
Sponsoring Agency: National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
US Dept of Labor
Washington, DC 20210
Publication Number: PAMPHLET NO 13
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Document: PDF|PDF
Type: Program/Project Description
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: THE PROGRAM DESCRIBED ATTEMPTS TO PROVIDE WOMEN OFFENDERS AND EX-OFFENDERS WITH IMPROVED OPPORTUNITIES FOR JOBS, JOB TRAINING, AND A RANGE OF SUPPORTIVE SERVICES.
Abstract: THE PROGRAM DESIGN IS AN OUTGROWTH OF PROGRAMS INITIATED IN THREE COMMUNITIES BY THE WOMEN'S BUREAU DURING INTERNATIONAL WOMEN'S YEAR (IWY) 1975. THE PUBLICATION IS DIVIDED INTO THREE PARTS. THE FIRST PART DESCRIBES HOW THE BUREAU CARRIED OUT THE IWY PROGRAM 'FOCUS ON THE EMPLOYMENT NEEDS OF WOMEN OFFENDER.' PART TWO SERVES AS A 'HOW-TO' GUIDE, A WORKING TOOL TO HELP ORGANIZATIONS CARRY OUT A PROGRAM FOR WOMEN OFFENDERS. THE FINAL SECTION CONTAINS SAMPLES OF MATERIALS AND A RESOURCE DIRECTORY.
Index Term(s): Community involvement; Ex-offender employment; Female offenders; Programs; Services
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