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There are resources available to help and support formerly incarcerated individuals and their families during the transition from custody to community, but navigating the systems of services can be overwhelming.  2-1-1 Orange County has partnered together with the Returning Home Foundation and the Orange County Sheriff’s Department to improve access to re-entry resources in Orange County.

As you explore the tools and resources here, feel free to contact us if you have any questions.

Transition Plan

If you are about to be or were released from custody in Orange County, CA within the last 24 hours, this planning guide is for you. Print and use it to help you GET on track.

72-Hour Checklist

Studies have proven that the first 72 hours after release from jail or prison are crucial for a successful re-entry into the community. Print this checklist to STAY on track.

Top 10 Things

Print this list of the top 10 things you can do to make your transition from custody to community as smooth as possible.

Links to information and applications for important government documents

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