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Going Home (or Not): How Residential Change Might Help Former Offenders Stay Out of Prison

Event Dates
October 1, 2011, 12:00 am EDT
Event Duration
1:25:31
Location
Online

Dr. Kirk discusses how Hurricane Katrina affected ex-prisoners originally from New Orleans and their likelihood of returning to prison. Kirk also discussed potential strategies for fostering residential change among ex-prisoners, focusing specifically on parole residency policies and the provision of public housing vouchers.

Event Type
Seminar
Event Option(s)
Online, On demand
Host(s)
National Institute of Justice
Presenter(s)
David Kirk, Ph.D.
Affiliation
University of Texas at Austin
Registration Status
Not Required
Eligibility
Free and open to all
Date Created: May 7, 2013