MN Transition Coalition News - May 30, 2023

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“Our commitment is to engage with community partners to increase access to resources, programs and services that people impacted by incarceration may need in order to thrive in communities and reduce individual risk.”    – Kelley Heifort, DOC Director of Reentry Services


MN Housing


Thursday, June 1st


Westwood Community Church - Bush Lake Campus 

6301 Cecilia Circle Minneapolis, MN 55439

Join us for Minnesota's first screening of "Voices of Reentry" and a discussion with those who have lived experience in reentry from prison.

Voices of Reentry Film Screening and Discussion Tickets, Thu, Jun 1, 2023 at 7:00 PM | Eventbrite


HOPE Virginia

Am Ind Open House


TC Mtg

Leadership Series

Keystone Drive Through Free Food

Olmstead Day

SaveTheDate 8.11.23







We're Hiring!


Working Title: Job Search Trainer

Job Class: Workforce Development Specialist 1

  • Who May Apply: Open to all qualified job seekers
  • Date Posted: 05/27/2023
  • Closing Date: 06/06/2023
  • Hiring Agency: Department of Corrections
  • Division/Unit: Community Services - Community Reentry
  • Work Shift/Work Hours: Day Shift, 7:00 am - 3:30 pm
  • Days of Work: Monday - Friday
  • Travel Required: Yes, up to 60% of the time
  • Salary Range: $23.62 - $34.45 / hourly; $49,318 - $71,931 / annually
  • Classified Status: Classified
  • Telework Eligible: No
  • Designated in Connect 700 Program for Applicants with Disabilities: Yes


Make a difference in the lives of Minnesotans.

The work you’ll do is more than just a job. Join the talented, engaged and inclusive workforce dedicated to creating a better Minnesota.




Landbridge is hiring!


1. Summer Field Technician - Temporary Full Time Position

2. Restoration Technician - Full Time Seasonal Position

A wide variety of ecological restoration projects in several diverse plant communities. Example projects include public/residential/commercial landscapes with a range from small to large scale native installation (planting, seeding, erosion control, etc.) and land management (invasive species, prescribed fire, woodland editing, etc.). Some projects entail conventional landscaping and urban interface aspects. Projects are located primarily in the Twin Cities and Upper Midwest.


Click the logo above to go to the Landbridge website for more information.



Easter Seals Job Help


Xylazine Crisis



Calling All Presenters!


MCA is Accepting Presenter Proposals for the Annual Training Institute

October 25-27, 2023 in Duluth, MN


MCA Celebrates 90 Years

Honoring our Past ~ Shaping our Future


MCA provides a learning opportunity for attendees at the Annual Training Institute.  Our attendees include individuals in all aspects of corrections across the State of Minnesota including but not limited to those in the courts, pretrial, probation, parole, facilities, reentry, programs, treatment, as well as those who provide various services and support.

MCA Annual Training Institute Presenter Proposals can be submitted with any topic and some popular topics include: Community Supervision, EBP, Gender Issues, Diversity, Health and Wellness, Judicial Systems, Juvenile Justice, Mental Health, Reentry Services, Release Services, Safety, Technology, Victim Issues…. just to name a few.

  Click here for proposal form.

Deadline to Submit is June 30, 2023

*E-mail your proposals to Christine Schweich 

In your e-mail Subject line put - "Presenter Proposal"


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MN Housing Apply

NUWAY Duluth

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