Resource Title: Taking Stock: Housing, Homelessness, and Prisoner Reentry
Product Type: PD&R; Research, Reports to Congress, Research Materials
Date Completed: March 2004
Author/Organization: Urban Institute
This report is intended to inform community leaders and other stakeholders about the state of affairs and effective policy regarding housing ex-offenders. The report details the challenges facing prisoners returning to the community, provides information on opportunities for serving or supporting the housing-related needs of returning prisoners, and examines best practices. The report centers around a roundtable discussion by experts in the field held in Washington, D.C., on October 30, 2003.
Keywords: prison, corrections facilities, re-entry