GOAL: To reduce recidivism through collaboration of community-based, faith-based, for-profit, not-for-profit, and government agencies that network, educate, nurture, train, and work with returning citizens (former prisoners) and their families to prepare for successful transition into society as productive, law-abiding citizens of the community.
Track 2017 Legislation. The NM Legislature's 60-day session began January 17th and runs through March 18th. Things happen fast! Keep up to date on proposed legislation affecting Returning Citizens with THIS LIST. Click on the Bill Number to find current bill status and a PDF version of the bill. Click on the sponsor’s name and get a profile of the bill sponsor. Bills will be added throughout the session. If you would like to add a bill to this tracking list please send bill number to wendy@ShareNM.org.
Housing Resources for Returning Citizens Listing of housing options and resources for returning citizens, from the Returning Citizens Coalition.
Returning Citizens Blog Space. Read and engage with blogs on the challenges and accomplishments in the lives of our returning citizens.