Outcomes Report Released for Cambria County Reentry Service Center

EBENSBURG — GEO Reentry Services has released an outcomes report for the Cambria County Reentry Service Center. For more than a decade, GEO Reentry has operated the RSC for the Cambria County Probation Department. This report assesses data points for 259 participants who entered the program in calendar year 2022. It finds very positive engagement results, including a 96% accountability check-in rate, lower substance abuse rates, significant employment gains, and positive program discharges. Of note, when assessing 63 successful program completions during this year, there was a 28% risk reduction as measured by the LSI-R.

Under the guidance of the Cambria County Probation Department, the Cambria County RSC opened in 2012. The RSC provides a structured combination of cognitive behavioral treatment, training, case management and community connections to help probationers break the cycle of recidivism. The program has made an impact on reducing jail crowding and criminal risk among participants, with a reduction in criminal risk as assessed by an industry assessment system, Level of Service Inventory-Revised. In addition, employment rates among participants while they were in the program has doubled.

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About GEO Reentry Services (www.georeentry.com)
GEO Reentry Services operates non-residential programs such as day reporting centers, in-prison treatment services, and residential reentry centers for federal, state and local correctional agencies. By combining research-based treatment and counseling services for individuals on parole, probation, pretrial, or incarcerated, GEO Reentry assists community correctional agencies with important public safety efforts.