PROGRAMS

Breakingthecycle

Through its Writing and Alumni Programs, IOW provides a continuum of care to youth and young adults who have been impacted by the criminal justice system both during and following their incarceration.more

THE RECIDIVISM CRISIS

recidivism

According to the Merriam-Webster Dictionary, recidivism is defined as “a tendency to relapse into a previous condition or mode of behavior; especially: relapse into criminal behavior.”more

ALUMNI SPOTLIGHT

Jessica Martinez

Jessica has spent the last several years redefining herself on the outside as well as the inside.  As another student described her transformation, “It’s like the real Jessica is coming out to play.” more