The vocational and life skills grants were awarded in June and programs could begin program design and hiring, effective July 1, 2016.
During the 6th Quarter of grant cycle 2 the Vocational and Life Skills program attracted some attention from the media about the great work being done by some of our grantees.
In December Channel 8 News in Lincoln ran a story on Mental Health Association titled: Prisoners Get A Second Chance At Life http://www.klkntv.com/story/37010828/prisoners-get-second-chance-at-life
UNO Nebraska Center for Justice Research and Sankey-Berman, Grace, "Vocational and Life Skills Quarterly Report - Grant Cycle 2, Quarter 6" (2018). Reports. 34.