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National Reentry Resource Center (NRRC)

The BJA NRRC is the nation’s primary source of information and guidance in reentry and provides individualized and strategic guidance to recipients of Second Chance Act grants in order to maximize their efforts to reduce recidivism and help people succeed in their communities after they return from incarceration.

Highlighted Providers

Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) National Training and Technical Assistance Center (NTTAC)

BJA’s NTTAC connects state, local, and tribal justice agencies in need of assistance with specialized national experts to help address those needs, with a goal is to provide these agencies the resources needed to reduce violent and drug-related crime, support law enforcement, manage offenders, and combat victimization.


National Institute of Corrections Learning Center

The National Institute of Correction’s (NIC) Learning Center provides learning and education to staff of state, local and federal corrections. Topics include leadership, jail and prison programming, offender reentry, and corrections mental health.



Sponsored by the Employment and Training Administration of the U.S. Department of Labor, WorkforceGPS is an online technical assistance website to help build the capacity of America's public workforce investment system, specifically for workforce professionals, educators, and business leaders.


Center for Coordinated Assistance to the States (CCAS)

The Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention’s (OJJDP) CCAS provides targeted and tailored training and technical assistance to states, tribes, territories, and communities focused on evidence-based approaches to improve outcomes for youth at risk of or currently involved in the juvenile justice system and/or child welfare systems.


GAINS Center

The Gather, Assess, Integrate, Network, and Stimulate (GAINS) Center, housed at the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) focuses on expanding access to services for people with mental and substance use disorders who come into contact with the criminal justice system.


National Parole Resource Center

BJA’s National Parole Resource Center to serve as a source of information, training, and technical assistance for paroling authorities and the supervision agencies that they oversee and with whom they collaborate and as a forum to enable parole leadership to continue to define the evolving role of parole in a criminal justice system.


National Training and Technical Assistance Center for the Education of Neglected or Delinquent Children and Youth (NDTAC)

The U.S. Department of Education’s NDTAC serves as a national resource center to provide direct assistance to States, schools, communities, and parents seeking information on the education of children and youth who are considered neglected, delinquent, or at-risk.