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CoreCivic Celebrates National Hispanic Heritage Month

9/16/21 8:00 AM
Hispanic Heritage Week was established as a national observance by the U.S. government in 1968, and by 1988, expanded into a month-long celebration that begins on September 15, and ends October 15 each year. During this occasion, we take time to ...
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CoreCivic Instructor Promotes Positivity as Catalyst for Change

9/9/21 8:00 AM
For 50 years, Katherline Maclin has been a positive force for change in every classroom she’s taught in — whether a pre-school, a high school or a prison.
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Hope and Encouragement: Visitation 2.0 Brings Light to Returning Citizens

9/2/21 8:00 AM
The COVID-19 pandemic continues to impact our daily lives, with many correctional systems around the country still limiting or suspending in-person visitation to keep residents healthy and safe.
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Focus on Oversight a Key for Success at CoreCivic

8/27/21 8:00 AM
In the corrections industry, maintaining high standards of operation is imperative to meeting the needs of the individuals in our care. That's why CoreCivic adheres to a stringent set of guidelines set forth by our own standards, as well as those ...
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Making Change Possible at Northeast Ohio

8/19/21 8:00 AM
The ancient Greek philosopher Heraclitus is credited as saying, “The only constant in life is change.” And CoreCivic’s Northeast Ohio Correctional Center has been making change possible for people since 1997.
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New Culinary Program at Lake Erie Cooks Up Favor with Residents

8/12/21 8:00 AM
Finding steady employment is just one of the many barriers to reentry that returning citizens face upon their release. That's why CoreCivic is committed to providing those in our care with opportunities to further their education and learn ...
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Quality of Care and Flexible Solutions Make CoreCivic a Valuable Partner

8/6/21 9:35 AM
Across the United States, less than nine percent of all incarcerated individuals are in the care of private providers. While CoreCivic plays a small role in the criminal justice system, it is a vital one - providing high-quality facilities and ...
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Employment Success at Cheyenne

7/29/21 8:00 AM
Employment is one of the top barriers to reentry. Without gainful employment upon reentry, returning citizens can be at a higher risk of returning to bad habits and recidivating as a result. That's why staff at CoreCivic's Cheyenne Transitional ...
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Mission: Safety and Service

7/22/21 8:00 AM
The field of corrections is comprised of many moving parts. One of these components in corrections, which may not immediately come to mind, is that of transportation. Access to safe, reliable and efficient transportation is a crucial part of the ...
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Giving Back: Backpack Program Helps Communities While Teaching Valuable Skills

7/15/21 11:51 AM
CoreCivic is always looking for ways to give back to the communities we serve. Thanks to a backpack fulfillment program at the Bent County Correctional Facility in Las Animas, Colorado, we're able to do just that while also teaching program ...
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CoreCivic HVAC Program Gave Steven a Second Chance

7/8/21 8:00 AM
After leaving prison, formerly incarcerated individuals often have trouble finding work due to the stigma of incarceration, lack of experience, or both. Employment, or more specifically the inability to find it, can be a significant barrier to ...
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Veterans at CoreCivic: Transferable Skills Translate to Success

7/1/21 8:00 AM
When transitioning to civilian life, some veterans, like Senior Monitor Makenna Fortenberry at CoreCivic's Cheyenne Transitional Center in Wyoming, look for jobs where the skills they acquired in the military can translate into their new careers. ...
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Innovative Solutions: How CoreCivic Properties is Making an Impact

6/24/21 11:38 AM
At CoreCivic, we recognize that our ability to help balance our government partners’ needs ultimately impacts the lives of people. While our partners rely on us to help solve current, specific challenges, they are also seeking a reliable partner ...
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Breaking the Cycle: The Role of Fatherhood in Successful Reentry

6/17/21 8:00 AM
Fathers play a critical role in the lives and development of their children. In fact, children who have a positive father figure in their lives are less likely to be involved in criminal behavior and are more likely to succeed in school and ...
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Creating Long-Lasting Change: Evidence-Based Practices at CoreCivic

6/10/21 8:00 AM
At CoreCivic, we offer integrated reentry services that follow Evidence-Based Practices (EBP) used by the National Institute of Corrections. These principles guide our work to incorporate reentry-supporting activities that support lasting, ...
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