Re-Entry Services

General Resources

Amplifying Voices of Incarcerated Individuals with Disabilities (AVID) 
Protects the rights of people with disabilities who are incarcerated.  
They accept collect calls from correctional facilities. 
1 (800) 526-2702 or 1 (206) 324-1521
Phone Hours: Monday-Friday
(9:30am-4:00pm)

Community Integrated Health Services
Resources for those with mental illness coming out of incarceration.
1116 14th Ave
Longview, WA
(360) 261-6930 or 1 (855) 303-4834
Hours: Monday-Friday (8:00am-5:00pm)

Measuring

Health Care and Well Being
List of affordable health care resources and clinics!

Legal Aid Services

A list of resources for civil matters and legal aid.     

Transitioning from Incarceration 
Resources to help with transitioning back into the community. 

Washington Reentry Guide
Resource library for those who have challenging backgrounds. 

Job Resources

CareerOneStop

Resources on job resources. Click here for their Job Search Guide for re-entry participants.    

Certificate of Restoration of Opportunity (CROP)

WA State Courts offer occupational licensing barrier removal to those with criminal histories who may be disqualified of certain positions requiring vocational licenses, or those who have lost a certification because of those barriers. 

Fidelity Bonding Program (Click for Guidebook)

Insurance for employers who are hesitant in hiring a "risky worker." 

Bonding FAQ

Bond Request Form

Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC) 
A Federal tax credit available to employers for hiring individuals from certain target groups who have consistently faced significant barriers to employment. The maximum tax credit ranges from $1,200 to $9,600, depending on the employee hired.

WorkSource
Employment and training services, resume reviews, job readiness workshops, and support services for a new job. 
305 S Pacific Ave. Ste. A
Kelso, WA
(360) 577-2250

Hours: Monday-Friday
(8:00am-5:00pm)