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Working at a Halfway House After Community Services Worker Training

May 28, 2018 3:24:30 PM

What happens to someone who has served time in prison, and gets released back into the community?

How do they find a job and a place to live? Who can they turn to for support, to get their life back on track, and start building a better future for themselves?

In many cases, ex-offenders find that support at a halfway house. Like the name suggests, a halfway house is a bridge between prison and the outside world—a place that is "halfway" between incarceration and the free community.

Who Will You Help as a Community Services Worker in Ottawa? 3 At-Risk Populations

Mar 12, 2018 12:17:05 PM

Every community in Canada includes at-risk populations. What does it mean to be "at-risk"?

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