Second Chance Reentry Employment Project

  1. Program Provider
  2. Full Description
Kansas City Metropolitan Crime Commission

Program Summary:
The Second Chance Reentry Employment Project will provide intensive employment focused case management services for a minimum of 30 participants who are supervised by Missouri Department of Corrections (MODOC) in the Eastern Jackson County District (D24). Utilizing the evidence-based practices developed by the National Institue of Corrections (NIC), the Resource Specialist(s) will work with eligible participants, area employers, landlords, community agencies and MODOC to identify and address employment-related barriers, address underlying issues of trauma that can lead to job loss, allocate resources for participants and provide wrap-around services related to the overall health and success of reintegration from incarceration. 

Program Addresses: 
Board of Probation & Parole • 14440 E 42nd St. • Independence, MO 64055

Second Chance Risk Reduction Center • 3100 Broadway • Suite 302 • Kansas City, MO 64111

816-960-6814/6815 •


    These are the agencies that have a COMBAT-funded program with an emphasis on assisting incarcerated or recently individuals—or individuals on probation—get theirs lives on track and help reduce recidivism.

    Center For Conflict Resolution
    » Interrupting Cycles of Violence

    Chamber of Commerce of Greater Kansas City Foundation
    » Workforce Opportunities For Returning Citizens

    Goodwill of Western Missouri & Eastern Kansas
    » Goodwill 180

    Kansas City Metropolitan Crime Commission
    » Second Change Reentry Employment Project

    Morning Star Development Corporation, Inc.
    » KC Municipal Courth Probation-Based Program

    Twelfth Street Heritage Development Corporation
    » Prison-to-Workforce Pipeline