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Mentoring Formerly Incarcerated Adults: Insights from the Ready4Work Reentry Initiative

mentoringThis report from Public/Private Ventures explores mentoring as a tool for supporting the successful reintegration of formerly incarcerated individuals within the context of a larger reentry strategy—in this case, the Ready4Work model. The report describes Ready4Work’s mentoring component, examining the extent to which mentoring was attractive to participants, the types of adults who volunteered to serve as mentors, and how receipt of mentoring was related to participants’ outcomes.