Resource Fair January 30th for Offenders in Jasper
On Friday January 30, 2009, from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., the Florida Department of Corrections 03-5 Jasper Probation Office will be hosting an offender “Re-Entry Keys to Success” symposium at the Jasper Old High School Auditorium, located at the intersection of Chan-Bridge Drive and SR 129, Jasper. The purpose of the symposium is to inform offenders on state probation in Hamilton County of the options and resources available to assist them in their re-entry back into the community.
The re-entry symposium will include speakers and topics related to substance abuse, mental health, employment options, veteran services and faith-based social services. Sheriff Harold Reid of Hamilton County is also scheduled to address the offenders.
For more Information about the Re-Entry Keys to Success symposium, call the Jasper Probation and Parole office, Correctional Probation Supervisor Susan Johnson at (386) 792-3447. Reporters may call Communications Director Gretl Plessinger at 850 488-0420.
Directions to the location: Exit off I-75 (exit 451) and travel north on SR 129 into Jasper. Turn right at Chan-Bridge Drive at the old high school.