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Reentry Programs in Maryland

Here are 21 non-profits organizations that assist ex-offenders finding employment in Maryland:

  • 1. America Works - Baltimore

    America Works places hard-to-serve populations and has jobs for all skill levels.

    1 North Charles Street, Baltimore, 21201


  • 2. Anne Arundel County Career Center (AAWDC)

    AAWDC is a nonprofit organization that enhances the economic vitality of Anne Arundel County by developing and implementing workforce solutions. We build and maintain a pipeline of skilled talent to meet the demand of businesses and prepare residents with the in-demand skills that lead to family-sustaining employment.

    613 Global Way, Linthicum, 21090


  • 3. Anne Arundel Workforce Re-Entry Initiative

    AAWDC' Re-Entry Program, a partnership with the Anne Arundel County Detention Center, provides the opportunity for offenders to successfully transition back into the community with the emphasis on employment.

    1131 Benfield Blvd., Millersville, 21108


  • 4. Back on My Feet

    Back on My Feet recruits members (individuals experiencing homelessness) at homeless and residential facilities around the country and begins with a commitment to run three days a week in the early morning. After 30 days in the program, members with 90% attendance earn the opportunity to move into the second phase of the program called Next Steps, which provides educational support, job training programs, employment partnership referrals and housing resources. Almost 80% of individuals who start the program move into Next Steps.

    201 N Charles Street, Baltimore, 21201


  • 5. Baltimore City Public Schools - Career Academy

    An alternative public high school providing academic, youth development and career awareness services to students in Baltimore City.

    1500 Harlem Avenue, Baltimore, 21217


  • 6. Baltimore Transitional Jobs Project

    The Job Opportunities Task Force (JOTF) Transitional Jobs Project works to increase the skills, job opportunities, and incomes of ex-offenders._x000D_ _x000D_

    201 N. Charles Street, Baltimore, 21201


  • 7. Catholic Charities - Christopher Place Employment Academy

    Project SERVE (Service-Empowerment-Revitalization-Volunteerism-Employment) is a community-based program that assists ex-offender to transition from incarceration into Project SERVE and then into employment.

    320 Cathedral Street, Baltimore, 21201


  • 8. Center for Urban Families

    All In is the Center for Urban Families� comprehensive strategy to accelerate social and economic opportunity and advocate for policies that promote equity and racial justice. Leveraging 20 years of positive impact and applied learnings, the All In strategy targets two critical areas: chronic underemployment and family instability. The approach links individual accountability, person-centered case management, and supportive networks with workforce development training, education, and civic engagement. All In dismantles poverty and builds long-term social and economic prosperity that results in brighter futures for our members, their families, and the communities in which they live.

    2201 North Monroe Street, Baltimore, 21217


  • 9. Civic Works Inc. - Youth Build

    Assists young adults in completing their high school education while providing on-site construction training experiences that provide housing for low-income families.

    2701 Saint Lo Drive, Baltimore, 21213


  • 10. Goodwill Industries of the Chesapeake - Training Programs

    Goodwill offers a wide range of training classes, case management and career services all designed to help individuals find employment, improve their skill set or change career paths. Goodwill�s staff seeks to place job seekers in high growth industries with the potential for career growth, living wages and benefits. Each training program is individually tailored so that each person is able to achieve their desired goals.

    222 East Redwood Street, Baltimore, 21202


  • 11. Howard County Youth Services

    The Office of Workforce development works with youth to help them�in identifying and accomplishing�their educational and career goals. Our services are aimed to help you succeed! Our staff will work with you one-on-one to create a personal plan for success and to connect you to education and /or in-demand industry occupations. For more information about enroll in our program click here.

    3430 Court House Dr, Ellicott City, 21043


  • 12. Living Classrooms

    Living Classrooms� job skills training and workforce development programs assist disadvantaged youth and young adults to overcome obstacles including lack of education, lack of skills, poor work history, history of substance abuse or criminal behavior.

    1417 Thames Street, Baltimore, 21231


  • 13. MENding Families - Programs

    The Re-Entry Program  offers male and female returning citizens assistance in adapting back into the community. There is major focus on employment and job readiness with training opportunities in communities where unemployment is high. 

    6490 Landover Road, Cheverly, 20785


  • 14. Maryland New Directions

    The Career Focus program offers job readiness training to Baltimore City residents who are struggling with significant barriers to employment. Clients attend workshops to learn to think like an employer, identify skills, set goals, search for jobs online, and much more._x000D_ _x000D_

    2700 N. Charles Street, Baltimore, 21218


  • 15. Mayor's Office of Employment Development (MOED) - Northwest One-Stop Career Center

    2401 Liberty Heights Ave., Baltimore, 21215


  • 16. Power Inside

    Women returning to the community from prison and jail face overwhelming barriers. Lack of housing, drug treatment, employment and medical services makes community reentry extremely difficult. Through our case management program we work with women to anticipate and address their individual needs while they are incarcerated and continue to support them as they rebuild their lives after release.

    325 E 25th Street, Baltimore, 21211


  • 17. Pressley Ridge - Townson Career Development Center

    An exciting opportunity that includes a full range of preparation services, training, and job placement support leading to a career as a Certified Logistics Associate.

    8501 LaSalle Road, Towson, 21286


  • 18. Project JumpStart

    JumpStart is a 14-week construction-training program for anyone with a high school diploma or GED. Experienced teachers help students learn plumbing, carpentry and electrical skills. Students also receive essential safety training, financial coaching, a stipend and driver’s education.

    725 Fallsway, Baltimore, 21202


  • 19. Volunteers of America Chesapeake & Carolinas

    This program assists men and women in making a successful transition from prison to the community through pre-release and work-release programs. The Comprehensive Sanction Center (CSC) accepts referrals from federal correctional institutions and courts as well as from the Federal Probation Department and Pretrial Services.

    7901 Annapolis Road, Lanham, 20706


  • 20. Western Maryland Consortium - Allegany County

    Serving the general public in Allegany, Garrett and Washington Counties, the Western Maryland Consortium is a regional workforce development agency. We strive to help workers improve their skills and find employment, leading to self-sufficiency as quickly as possible. Skilled training is limited to those with a demonstrated need and is aligned with the skill shortages that have been reported by local employers.

    152 Baltimore Street, Cumberland, 21502


  • 21. WorkSource Montgomery - Workforce Re-Entry Center

    Montgomery County�s Young Adult Opportunity Program team will guide you on your path to independence and self-sufficiency by helping you develop your educational and employment goals. A great way to start exploring career options is by assessing your strengths and interests. Our counselors will talk you through the process and help you understand which job skills are necessary to land the position you want. In addition to career coaching and counseling, we provide job readiness training, which can make you more valuable to your new boss. And, don�t underestimate the power of volunteer work, internships�unpaid and paid�can all lead to employment.

    22880 Whelan Ln, Boyds, 20841

Data is retrieved from CareerOneStop. Last update on February 2023