This free, online event was held on November 9, 2005, and was convened by the Ash Center's Government Innovators Network. Please visit the event page to access the slide presentations and resources associated with this webinar.

Event description: Harvard University's Government Innovators Network, the National Institute of Justice of the US Department of Justice, and the online housing resource KnowledgePlex, hosted this free online event to discuss the challenges former prisoners face in reintegrating into society and finding adequate housing upon release from prison.

The event featured: Jeremy Travis, president of the John Jay College of Criminal Justice and author of But They All Come Back: Facing the Challenges of Prisoner Reentry; Terry Donahue, associate director of the Community Capacity Development Office, US Department of Justice; and Georgia Lerner, associate executive director for Program Operations at the Women's Prison Association.