• Vision and Mission

    The vision of the Austin/Travis County Reentry Roundtable is a community that values and supports the successful reentry and integration of formerly incarcerated persons and individuals with criminal histories.

    The mission of the Austin/Travis County Reentry Roundtable is to be a robust collaborative to promote public safety through effective reentry and reintegration of formerly incarcerated persons and individuals with criminal histories.

Recent Articles

Mention in the Statesman

| July 29, 2015

We were excited to be mentioned in an article in the Austin American-Statesman about the challenges that ex-offenders face in reentering the workforce, and what is being done locally to remove barriers to reentry:

The Austin/Travis County Reentry Roundtable – a coalition of government officials, business leaders, and former inmates – is working on these types of issues in the Central Texas area, developing plans to make the transition easier for former prisoners in the local area while also seeking to maintain the safety of the community as a whole.

Read the full article here!

 

“Evolution of a Criminal” Film Screening & Director Q&A

| July 14, 2015

Please Join Us!

The Austin/Travis County Reentry Roundtable is hosting a community film screening of “Evolution of a Criminal”, a critically acclaimed documentary that explores race, class, education, and the prison system, through the personal experience of the director himself. The film screening will be followed by a Q&A with the film director Darius Clark Monroe and a panel discussion with local panelists focused on themes brought up in the film such as: Employment (Ban the Box) & Education, Restorative Justice, Juvenile Justice – Age of Accountability, Family Support & Prevention. Please join us at the film screening as important partners in our work!
See the flyer below for more details.

Public screening flyer (1)