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Date(s) & Time(s)::
October 8, 2013 at 8:00 AM until 3:00 PM
Location: Newman Catholic Center, 715 S. Washington St., Carbondale, IL
For more information contact: Paula Clark, Jackson County Health Dept. (618) 684-3143, ext. 160.Return to event list.
This Summit is designed to provide a “one-stop” environment for the local parolee to obtain the necessary assistance to move past barriers which may be preventing him or her from leading a successful life.
This community expo is a joint effort of District 5 Parole Office, Jackson County Health Department, and TASC (Treatment Alternatives for a Safe Community). The Summit will provide the necessary services to guide and assist the recently released population with needed services.
Services that will be offered include: State identification, counseling, transportation, food, clothing, shelter, child support services, primary ealth care referrals, screening for blood pressure, vision, HIV
testing and care, veterans’ information, Social Security Administration, employment services, mock interviews, education/training services and a variety of other social service agencies. Numerous faith-
based organizations are also lending a helping hand to assist this group to get back on the right track and to stay there.
If you would like more information on the Summit of Hope, please visit our website.
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