Sisters Returning Home Women’s empowerment after prison
Service days and times Wednesday or Thursday 8:00am-11:20am (includes transportation) 3 students each day
Mission SRH mission is to assist women ex-offenders to successfully re-establish their connection to the community and their families, while helping them to build and develop their self-esteem, sufficiency, reliance and respect. The goal of this program is to provide women with workplace competence and personal development skills that will allow them to obtain permanent employment. Activities include Literacy training, computer and GED training for women who are reentering society after imprisonment. http://www.sistersreturninghome.org/
What will you do when you serve with Sisters Returning Home? You will have the opportunity to work with the staff of Sisters Returning Home on their projects to serve and Advocate for women getting out of prison.
- Office work and Assistance with Projects for education and advocacy
- Educational Programs
- Contact with the women will be limited due to COVID restrictions
General Assist SRH with new or ongoing projects for the women who come to the center and those who have completed post incarceration program and achieved independence, or women not associated with SRH who are living in the community post incarceration.
If you get a change to be with the Women who come to Sisters Returning Home you may work on Personal resource development, GED tutoring, Literacy, Computer skills, resume writing and or Interview skills. You may be asked to plan workshops for the women that will help them manage their lives post incarceration.