New Grant In Probation Department; Re-entry Program
The Cattaraugus County Probation Office is pleased to announce the formation of the “Project Re-entry Program”. The Re-entry program is an employability service provided through the Cattaraugus County Probation Department in conjunction with the Department of Social Services. Referrals to this program come from the Cattaraugus County Probation Department as well as the New York State Division of Parole, Federal Probation, and Alternatives to Incarceration programs.
The Program is staffed by Liz Palumbo a Re-entry Specialist and Gloria Rosenthal an Employment Specialist, under the direction of Probation Director Gerald Zimmerman. The Program’s target participants are criminal offenders at risk of returning to Local Jail or State Prison. Liz and Gloria are looking forwarded to helping program participants change their lives and become successful, primarily through the path of employment.