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Challenges of Reentry

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Community Supervision Officers (CSOs) in the TIPS Program assist parolees with the challenges they face upon reentry to the community. Some of these challenges may include:

  • Community Supervision Obligations and Special Conditions
  • Housing
  • Employment
  • Vocational/Educational Development
  • Communication
  • Community Support Network
  • Substance Abuse and Relapse Prevention
  • Health - Physical and Mental
  • Triggers - Criminal Activities
  • Parenting
  • Reconnecting With Family/Significant Others
  • Time Management
  • Leisure Activities
  • Transportation
  • Identification
  • Being Successful
CSOSA Reentry and Sanctions Center

Employment Information

As a Federal agency with a distinctly local mission, CSOSA employees perform challenging work that directly affects public safety in the District of Columbia's neighborhoods.