Offender Job Resource Fair at
Tallahassee North Probation Office
4th Annual Offender Job Fair in Tallahassee November 6
On Thursday, November 6, 2008, the Florida Department of Corrections will be hosting the 4th Annual Offender Job Resource Fair at the Tallahassee North Probation Office located at 345 South Magnolia Drive from 8 am - 12:30 pm. The purpose of the Job Fair is to assist offenders on supervision with their reentry into society by helping them find jobs and housing, and to connect them to local resources. The Florida Parole Commission will also be there to answer offenders’ questions regarding civil rights restoration. This Job Fair is focused on offenders from the following counties: Leon, Gadsden, Jefferson, Wakulla, Franklin and Liberty.
The Department of Corrections currently supervises more than 159,000offenders on supervision statewide.
For more information about the Job Fair, offenders can call Deputy Circuit Administrator Gaye Nevins at 850-413-0666; reporters can call Communications Director Gretl Plessinger at 850-488-0420.