Successful re-entry takes planning on a variety of different fronts. Below are helpful resources and external links that will help you plan.
The Reentry Myth Busters is a series of fact sheets intended to clarify existing federal policies that affect formerly incarcerated individuals and their families. This includes policy on public housing, hiring and background checks, veterans rights, parental rights, social security benefits, TANF and SNAP benefits and Student Aid.
- An Incarcerated Veterans Guidebook from Washington State – Guide (PDF)
This handbook is a tool for Veterans Incarcerated and their families who wish access to services to support a new and better way of life. This guidebook is designed to assist veterans incarcerated, in the State of Washington, and their families, laws do vary from state to state.