Mission of the JREC
To promote public safety by identifying and implementing strategies that increase the well-being of justice-involved individuals within the community and reduces the likelihood of recidivism.
JREC HAS CREATED A NEW AND IMPROVED BROCHURE
Check it out by clicking on the image to the left!
The Juneau Reentry Coalition suspends community meetings
JREC is suspending its community-at-large meetings during this time of social distancing because of the COVID-19 pandemic. JREC’s community meetings will resume as per its 2020 meeting schedule when the State of Alaska announces the social distancing mandate has ended.
Also, the JREC Steering Team will hold their monthly meetings telephonically as per the 2020 meeting schedule. The steering team provides executive oversight of the coalition’s development and implementation processes.
Any interested individual may attend a steering team meeting. To obtain meeting details and to attend, please send an email to the JREC Community Coordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Juneau Reentry Coalition’s 2020 meeting schedule is found by clicking the calendar thumbprint image to the right or by going to the meeting and events tab above.
Gastineau Human Services (GHS)
Building a Stronger Community One Life at a Time!
The Juneau Reentry Coalition (JREC) invites you to a community meeting to learn more about GHS, a local non-profit dedicated to providing Alaskans with tools to rebuild their lives due to the impact of addiction, trauma, mental health, unemployment, incarceration, and homelessness.
|Date:||Wednesday, August 21, 2019|
|Time:||6:00 – 7:30 p.m.|
|Location:||Northern Light United Church 400 W 11th Street|
Overcoming addiction and want to minimizing jail time?
At the JREC Community Meeting on April 17th, the Juneau Therapeutic Courts (JTC) program was the topic of discussion. Michelle Delkettie, Program Manager, provided an overview of the JTC and the Juneau Coordinated Resources Project (CRP) programs.
What is the Juneau Therapeutic Court?
“The Juneau Therapeutic Court is a court for misdemeanor or felony defendants who are charged with a DUI or refusal or have a history of alcohol-related offenses, and who want to overcome their addiction to alcohol and achieve lifetime sobriety.”
To find out more about the JTC and how they might help you or a loved one overcome addiction and minimize jail time visit their website here or download their pamphlet here.
What is the Juneau Coordinated Resources Project?
“The CRP – also known as the Juneau Mental Health Court – is a voluntary “therapeutic” or “problem solving” court located within the Juneau District Court that hears cases involving individuals diagnosed with mental disabilities who are charged with misdemeanor offenses and focuses on their treatment and rehabilitation.”
To find out more about the CRP and how they might help you or a loved one navigate involvement with the court system with a misdemeanor charge and mental illness download their pamphlet here.