AmerCorps VISTA Prisoner Reentry Initiative- Primavera Foundation
Helping ex-Offenders Get a Fresh Start
PREP is designed to assist recently released prisoners gain the skills necessary to become productive members of society. PREP does this through employment-based programs that incorporates assistance in housing, mentoring, job training, and other services. As the lead agency, Primavera works with DK Advocates, Old Pueblo Community Foundation, YWCA, House of Neighborly Services, The Pima County One Stop and The Arizona Department of Corrections to assist 200 previously incarcerated persons each year.