Second Chances Act Solicitation: Reentry Mentoring for Young Fathers
The US Department of Justice’s Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention released a solicitation for a new Second Chance Act grant program supporting the successful and safe transition of young fathers returning to families and communities after secure confinement. The Reentry Mentoring Project will assist nonprofit organizations and federally recognized Indian tribes in providing mentoring and comprehensive transitional services to young fathers – those no more than 24 years old at the start of services – with an emphasis on developing parenting skills. Applicants should demonstrate a strong partnership between the mentoring organization and the department/entity responsible for the secure confinement facility.
Deadline: July 17, 2014
View the solicitation online (PDF file): http://1.usa.gov/1iYIoB3