SADO's Project Reentry Presents "Your Best Life Reentry Workshop Series"

SADO’s Project Reentry facilitates the Your Best Life Reentry Workshop Series aimed at assisting returning citizens with essential life skills necessary for a successful transition home. These workshops are primarily geared toward reentering juvenile lifers, but all returning citizens are welcome.

Past Workshops


SADO has hosted 9 workshops in 2017 and 2018:

Technology Part 1: Detroit Public Library employees presented on internet safety and online job searches.

Support Group Roundtable: Facilitated by SADO staff, attendees shared their experiences since release and discussed the need for a strong support network.

Technology Part 2: SADO staff presented on internet safety, security, privacy and social network services.

Career Readiness: Attendees learned about job interviews and worked on job applications.

Budgeting and Financing: Attendees learned about money management.

Life Mapping: Attendees learned techniques and strategies for achieving success in personal, social, and professional settings.

Building Your Credit:  Attendees learned how to build credit to eventually qualify for a car loan or mortgage.

Building Positive Relationships After Returning Home:  Attendees engaged in interactive learning about the best was to build positive and mutually beneficial relationships.

Taxpayer Information Session: Attendees engaged in interactive learning around paying taxes, filing a tax return, and resolving issues with the Internal Revenue Service.

Upcoming Workshop

Information on the date and topic of the next session will be available soon.

Read more about the Your Best Life Reentry Workshop Series here.