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Staying on track
Lessons in LAW
MONTHLY SUPPORT GROUP
Three Years and Going Strong!
Staying on Track is a safe space for justice-involved individuals and returning citizens to check in, share resources geared to returning citizens, and engage in conversation with peers and professionals surrounding various group topics.
The group has created conversations centered around Healthy Relationships, Coping with Trauma, Group Counseling, and other imperative discussions to support a healthy transition post-incarceration.
If you would like to join or receive more information on Staying on Track please contact us at (202) 544-2131 or firstname.lastname@example.org .
VSC 'Lessons in Law' Virtual Support Group
Lessons in Law, a virtual open forum, will be launching soon. Here our hosts and facilitators cover practical legal topics such as setting aside convictions, reducing terms of probation and supervised release, and obtaining a re-sentencing. Please back for updates and how to join or email email@example.com .
We are excited to welcome Attorney Timothy Lyons as guest host!
Timothy Lyons is an associate in the Washington, D.C. office of Clifford Chance US LLP. As part of Clifford Chance's antitrust & competition practice, he advises clients on mergers, acquisitions, and other transactions and provides counsel to help clients comply with U.S. antitrust laws. He has also represented clients in litigation as part of the firm's pro bono practice. He is a graduate of Georgetown University and a graduate of New York University School of Law.
VSC is excited to have him a part of our team!
Lessons In Law Group Facilitator
Lessons In Law Group Facilitator
Timothy Lyons, Esq
VSC Bridges the Gap
VSC's Welcome Home Center Reentry Services are mobile. Our Team distributes food, masks, gloves, and sanitizer. In addition, we offer floating reentry services and other imperative needs to link justice-involved community members to our services across the District, focusing on hot spots and under-resourced areas in
Wards 1, 5, 7, and 8.
VSC's Welcome Home CENTER
Humanity, compassion, and empathy lead and inform our service model; every individual, no matter where our introduction occurs-- during incarceration or post-release--VSC welcomes them home without judgment.
To empower justice-involved individuals while they are incarcerated and newly-released
To create, maintain & strengthen family and community ties through innovative services that improve behavioral health, promote recovery and rehabilitation, and create opportunities for a successful transition back to the community and reunification with family.
We are committed to helping people regardless of their past choices, present struggles, or future obstacles — to build the capacity and courage to change their lives.
We tailor our services to each individual's unique needs, risks, and strengths and sincerely believe the most effective programs are evidence-based, culturally appropriate, family-focused, and trauma-informed.
We remain committed to engaging our community by leveraging partnerships and resources to maximize our clients' opportunities for success.