Alcohol / Drug
12Step.org Website that provides information, tools and resources that make working a 12 Step Program as simple and straightforward as possible.
Al-Anon Mutual support group for family members of those abusing alcohol.
Alcoholics Anonymous Mutual support group; international fellowship of men and women who have had a drinking problem.
Celebrate Recovery A Christ-centered recovery program.
Co-Anon Mutual support group for family members of those abusing cocaine and other mind-altering substances
Cocaine Anonymous A Fellowship of, by, and for addicts seeking recovery.
Codependents Anonymous Online support group; fellowship of men and women whose common purpose is to develop healthy relationships.
Crystal Meth Anonymous Fellowship of people for whom all drugs, specifically crystal meth, have become a problem.
DRUG-REHABS.ORG Locate substance abuse treatment programs by state,
Marijuana Anonymous Fellowship of people who share with each other to solve a common problem and help others to recover from marijuana addiction.
Narcotics Anonymous Mutual support group
National Institute of Drug Abuse Drug information & facts; education materials
Overcomers Outreach International network of Christ-centered 12 Step support groups for those who suffer from the consequences of any addictive behavior.
Rehabs.com Provides information for those suffering with substance abuse and behavioral addictions and connects people with treatment programs.
Rethinking Drinking- Alcohol and Your Health For anyone who drinks, this site offers valuable, research-based information. What do you think about taking a look at your drinking habits and how they may affect your health? Rethinking Drinking can help you get started.
SAMHSA: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration SAMHSA’s mission is to reduce the impact of substance abuse and mental illness on America’s communities.
Financial Aid / Scholarship
Free Online Courses
General Equivalency Diploma (GED)
FAFSA Free application for federal student aid
Fastweb Your connection for scholarships, colleges, financial aid, and more.
SuperCollege Free database to search for scholarships, grants, and contests to help pay for college.
Best GED GED test preparation
DCS GED Prep Online GED test preparation services
GED Testing Service Tutorials for the GED Test
I-Pathways Online Curriculum to prepare for high school equivalency exam
Career Exploration, Training & Jobs
Interviews & Job Skills
Set up an Email Address
Jobs for Felons
USAJOBS: Veteran Jobs
Dress for Success
Damn Good Resume
My Perfect Resume
Government Assistance Programs & Agencies
Other Assistance Programs & Agencies
Benefits.gov Access to government assistance programs
Consumerfinance.gov U.S. government agency that provides tools and guidance to managing your money
Healthcare.gov Apply for health insurance through the Marketplace
HHS.gov Homelessness assistance
Lifeline Assistance Program Free cell phone service
LIHEAP Home energy assistance
SNAP Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program
Social Security Administration
TANF Temporary Assistance for Needy Families
WIC Program WIC stands for 'Women, Infants and Children'. It is the special supplemental nutrition program for Women, Infants, and Children funded by the United States Department of Agriculture, commonly referred to as the WIC Program.
U.S. Department of Health & Human Services
Affordable Housing Online Nationwide search engine that allows people to search for affordable housing, the housing authority and voucher program wait list information for their local area.
Annual Credit Report Free copy of your credit report
EveryoneOn Free to low cost internet connection services
FoodBanks.net Nationwide search engine to locate local food banks
FreeClinics.com Nationwide search engine to assist in finding clinics that offer services to economically disadvantaged individuals for free or on a sliding scale based on income
Homeless Shelter Directory Nationwide directory to locate local homeless shelters and homeless service organizations.
Legal Aid Nationwide search engine to find free legal aid programs, information and forms for your state or territory
Partnership for Prescription Assistance Helps qualifying patients without prescription drug coverage get the medicines they need for free or nearly free.
PublicHousing.com Nationwide list of low income apartments and housing assistance organizations and programs.
Rent Assistance Nationwide directory of local rent assistance and affordable housing programs.
United Way Hotline to find local resources. Call 2-1-1 for support.
WhyHunger Refers people in need across the U.S. to food pantries, soup kitchens, and more.
MentalHealth.gov Provides one-stop access to U.S. government mental health information.
MentalHealth.org Provides one-stop access to comprehensive mental health information.
MentalHelp.net Comprehensive mental health and mental illness information.
NAMI: The National Alliance on Mental Illness
NIMH: National Institute on Mental Health
SAMHSA: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
The Campaign to Change Direction
U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
AIDS info 1-800-HIV-0440 or 1-800-448-0440
Domestic Violence 1-800-799-7233
National Alliance on Mental Illness 1-800-950-6264
National Child Abuse Hotline 1-800-4-A-CHILD or 1-800-422-4453
National Drug Information Treatment and Referral Helpline 1-800-662-HELP or 1-800-662-4357
Poison Control Center 1-800-222-1222
Runaway Safeline 1-800-RUNAWAY or 1-800-786-2929
SAMHSA’s Disaster Distress Helpline 1-800-985-5990
Suicide Prevention Lifeline 1-800-273-TALK or 800-273-8255
Trans Lifeline 877-565-8860
United Way Call 2-1-1 hotline to find local resources.
Veterans Crisis Line 1-800-273-8255, press 1
WhyHunger Hotline 1-800-5-HUNGRY or 1-800-548-6479
Alabama Department of Corrections
Alaska Department of Corrections
Arizona Beyond the Gates
Arkansas Community Correction
California Insight Prison Project
Colorado e-Colorado Reentry Support Services
Connecticut Network of Care Ex-offender Reentry Programs
Delaware Department of Labor
Exoffenders State by State Reentry Programs and Assistance
FairShake Reentry Resource Center
Florida Former Offender Re-Entry Programs and Resources
Georgia Department of Corrections
Hawaii Hope Services Hawaii
Idaho Corizon Health Reentry
Illinois Department of Employment Security Reentry Employment Service Program
Indiana Department of Corrections
Iowa InsideOut Reentry
Jobs for Felons Hub Reentry Programs
Kansas Department of Corrections
Kentucky Department of Corrections
Louisiana Louisiana Reentry Guide
Maine USPPS District of Maine
Maryland Maryland C.U.R.E.
Massachusetts Coming Home Directory
Michigan Reentry Services
Minnesota Department of Corrections
Mississippi Reentry Guide
Missouri Corizon Health Reentry
Montana Department of Corrections
National Reentry Resource Center Reentry Services Directory
New Hampshire Reentry Essentials
New Jersey Reentry Coalition
New Mexico Share New Mexico
New York The Fortune Society
North Carolina Department of Public Safety
North Dakota Reentry Essentials
Ohio Reentry Resources
Oklahoma Transitional Services and Resources
Oregon Safety and Justice
Pennsylvania Department of Corrections
Rhode Island OpenDoors
South Carolina Reentry Resources
South Dakota Lutheran Social Services South Dakota
South Dakota Reentry Essentials
Tennessee Corizon Health Reentry
Texas Department of Criminal Justice
The Lionheart Foundation State by State Reentry Programs
Vermont USPO District of Vermont
Virginia Virginia Cares
Washington Department of Corrections
Wyoming Department of Corrections
Wyoming Reentry Essentials
Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV)
Affordable Care Act & Health Care Benefits
Benefits for Incarcerated Veterans
US Department of Veterans Affairs
Veterans Crisis Line 1-800-273-8255 press 1
4 and About Kids
Child Support Matters
Medicaid and Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP)
Kids with Incarcerated Parents