Information for Ex-Offenders

Although it can be difficult searching for jobs if you have had previous convictions, it is possible to get a job and start on the right path to a better lifestyle. Many people with past criminal history go on to have good careers and are able to avoid relapse into a life of criminal activity through using a number of resources that are available.

Part of a successful life after incarceration is enhancing your skills through education and training to get the job you want! Having a steady job can give you:

  • Financial security to support your family!
  • Gain work experience that can help you find even better jobs down the road!
  • A feeling of pride and a positive outlook to a better future!

Check out the websites below to find programs and articles that can help you with your job search.

Resources for Ex-Offenders


Impact Services

RISE-Mayor's Office of Reintegration Services for Ex-Offenders