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Re-Entry

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  • Current: Re-Entry

Deputy Commissioner of Re-Entry & Youth Services

Christine Blessinger

Mailing Address
302 W. Washington St, Room E-334
Indianapolis, IN 46204

Mission Statement

The Re-Entry Division, utilizing evidence-based practices, promotes the assessment of each offender's criminogenic needs and encourages a culture of accountability and collaboration.
We value targeted programming to establish a comprehensive Re-Entry model that advocates for a skilled and ready workforce.

Re-entry includes the divisions of Case ManagementPrograms/Vocational Training, Community Corrections, Pre-Release Services, Indiana CONNECT Initiative, Education, Religious Services, Hoosier Initiative for Re-Entry (HIRE) and Offender Workforce Development Specialist (OWDS).


Re-entry Success

Hear from four returned citizens sharing their  stories of success presented at the 2021 National Correctional Industry Association


Staff


Director,
Hoosier Initiative for Re-Entry (HIRE)
Carrie Heck

Director,
Case Management

Jim Hunt

Director,
Education

John Nally

Director,
Religious and Volunteer Services

David Liebel

Director,
Community Corrections
Kristen Banschbach