Wednesday, October 23, 2019
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: MBA CLE Room
Credits: 2.0 Hours Substantive
Moderator(s): Nancy Walsh
Speaker(s): Leslie Faith Jones, Esq., Public Defenders' and Nancy Walsh
Topic: The Reentry Simulation simulates the struggles and challenges faced by individuals who are transitioning from incarceration back into society. The goal of this simulation is for participants to gain an understanding of the significant obstacles faced by men and women attempting to navigate the system. Tables representing the various organizations returning citizens interact with (including Probation, Clerk of Courts, Housing, Drug and Alcohol Treatment, Transportation, etc.) will be manned by volunteers. Follow-up discussion will explore takeaways and potential solutions. Space is Limited!
Registration: Reception immediately to follow CLE.
Online Registration for this CLE is not available at this time. Please contact the bar association if you have questions at 610-279-9660, ext. 200.