COURT-RELATED PROGRAMS

FAMILY REUNIFICATION

Children recently placed in foster care need positive parent-child interactions and home stability to grow and thrive.

Program Emphasis

With a goal of moving children toward safe home environments, trained staff members provide families with emotional and practical support to remove any barriers to reunification.

● Strengthening Parenting Skills
● Facilitating Parent-Child Visitation and Healthy Relationships
● Access to Stable Housing
● Job Readiness Skills
● Specific Fatherhood Initiative
● Referrals for Basic Necessities

OUTCOMES

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COURT CASE MANAGEMENT

Outreach collaborates with cross-agency teams to support Lackawanna County Specialty Courts including Treatment Court, Mental Health Court and Intensive Reunification Court.
 
Services Provided:
 
● Case Management
● Job Readiness
● Women’s Transition Program
● Family Reunification

OUTCOMES

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RE-ENTRY INITIATIVES

2400 children per year are impacted by parental incarceration at Lackawanna County Prison. Community support can result in life- changing positive progress.

Program Emphasis

Children and families of incarcerated individuals are supported through a variety of programs and services. Incarcerated men and women are educated inside the prison and have access to services post-incarceration.

● Personal Responsibility/Life Skills
● Support Groups
● Parenting Skills
● Math and Literacy Tutoring
● Job Readiness
● Avoiding Criminal and Addictive Thinking and Anger Management
● Access to Housing
● Specialized Programing for Women and Veterans

OUTCOMES

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Participants utilize Outreach's computer lab.
Participants utilize Outreach's computer lab.
Tammy Capone and Elaine Donly provide specialized case management services to justice-involved women and Veterans.
Tammy Capone and Elaine Donly provide specialized case management services to justice-involved women and Veterans.
Outreach’s trains volunteer mentors as an integral part of the Veteran’s Treatment Court team.
Outreach’s trains volunteer mentors as an integral part of the Veteran’s Treatment Court team.