Judicial Process Commission

200 West Avenue, Rochester, New York 14611 Phone: (585) 325-7727 • Fax: (585) 325-2165

www.rocjpc.org

 

2021 Monday Night Workshops (MNWZ) Via Zoom

                  Mondays in November, December, and January 6:00 - 7:00 PM

                  5:45pm facilitated chat 15 minutes prior to each program with Clyde Williams, JPC mentor                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    

Date                                        Topic                                                                         Speaker

November 15            Want to skip the background check & work?                    Mubarak Bashir, Greyston 

                                                                                                                   Open/Inclusive Hiring

 

December 6               Job Training for Adults   (BOCES II)                                Susan Aiello, BOCES II

 

December 13             Incarceration & the Impact on Families                            Jeff Footer, LMSW, CASAC-G, Associate Director of Integrated Clinic, Catholic Family Center

 

January 10                 ACCES-VR Overview of Services                                     Jennifer Geiger, ACCES-VR  

 

Monday Night Zoom Workshops provide criminal justice involved women and men with information and connections needed for self-sufficiency.  Zoom Workshops will link participants with other service providers, trainers and employers to develop a career and realize goals.

Pre-registration is required.  Sign-up in advance by calling 325-7727, Myril and Annette to register.  Provide your phone number and your email address. If you need technical assistance with Zoom let JPC staff know. 

Participants are awarded a gift card upon completion of five (5) full sessions.  If you participate in five (5) out of six (6) sessions you will receive a Certificate of Completion and a gift card of $30.    

 

You may also be interested in:

Legal Action Employability Project (LAEP) criteria for participation and services:  women and men with criminal justice system involvement.  New York employment law protects your reentry rights. 

 

The following services are offered:

Identification, rap sheet and rap sheet review and corrections, information about your employment rights and bus passes.

 

  • We will assist you to prepare an application for a certificate of rehabilitation, after review of the RAP Sheet. All sealing requests will be referred to our project partners at the Monroe County Public Defender’s Office. 

 

  • If you have been denied employment due to your criminal history you may be referred to Legal Assistance of Western New York.

 

  • Assistance with: filling out job applications, creating resumes, interviewing and preparation of documents for the certificate of rehabilitation process.

 

  • Referrals to a variety of additional resources: emergency food, housing information, substance abuse and mental

health treatment, employment related services including job coaching and training/job placement program.  JPC

provides bus passes and vouchers for used clothing and household items.

 

 

 

 

 

Judicial Process Commission

200 West Avenue, Rochester, New York 14611 Phone:  (585) 325-7727 • Fax:  (585) 325-2165

www.rocjpc.org

 

2022 Monday Night Workshops (MNWZ) Via Zoom

                  Mondays in January, February, and March 6:00 - 7:00 PM

                  5:45pm facilitated chat 15 minutes prior to each program with Clyde Williams, JPC mentor                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        

Date                                        Topic                                                                              Speaker                                             

January 24                 Overview of Benefits/SNAP/WIC                                       Damian Woods/Yolanda Sheffa, LawNY

 

February 7                 TASC/GED Prep and Pre Apprenticeship Training                 Andre Stokes, YouthBuilder Prog.           

                                                                                                                       Coordinator and Director Sharnita

                                                                                                                       Lovette, Urban League                                                     

February 21                 TBD

 

March 7                       TBD

                                    

March 21                      TBD     

 

Monday Night Zoom Workshops provide criminal justice involved women and men with information and connections needed for self-sufficiency.  Zoom Workshops will link participants with other service providers, trainers and employers to develop a career and realize goals.

Pre-registration is required.  Sign-up in advance by calling 325-7727, Myril and Annette to register.  Provide your phone number and your email address. If you need technical assistance with Zoom let JPC staff know. 

Participants are awarded a gift card upon completion of five (5) full sessions.  If you participate in five (5) out of six (6) sessions you will receive a Certificate of Completion and a gift card of $30.   

 

You may also be interested in:

Legal Action Employability Project (LAEP) criteria for participation and services:  women and men with criminal justice system involvement.  New York employment law protects your reentry rights. 

 

The following services are offered:

Identification, rap sheet and rap sheet review and corrections, information about your employment rights and bus passes.

 

  • We will assist you to prepare an application for a certificate of rehabilitation, after review of the RAP Sheet. All sealing requests will be referred to our project partners at the Monroe County Public Defender’s Office. 

 

  • If you have been denied employment due to your criminal history you may be referred to Legal Assistance of Western New York.

 

  • Assistance with: filling out job applications, creating resumes, interviewing and preparation of documents for the certificate of rehabilitation process.

 

  • Referrals to a variety of additional resources: emergency food, housing information, substance abuse and mental health treatment, employment related services including job coaching and training/job placement program. JPC provides bus passes and vouchers for used clothing and household items.