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

Next Workshop - March 21, 2018: "Taxpayer Information Session"
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 8 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.

Upcoming Workship

March 21, 2018 – Taxpayer Information Session: Attendees with engage in interactive learning around paying taxes, filing a tax return, and resolving issues with the Internal Revenue Service. After the learning session, facilitators will be available to answer questions one-on-one.

Find the Taxpayer Information Session workshop flyer here.

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