Our Transitional Housing Programs are available for men referred by the CT Court Support Services Division (CSSD). The houses each have 29-33 beds and residents stay for up to 90 days. They are designed to feel more like a “home” than a program, which helps the residents to feel comfortable and safe. While in a Transitional House, residents take ownership for their living … [Read more...] about Community Partners In Action Hartford, CT
Bishop T.D. Jakes, senior pastor of The Potter’s House (TPH) in Dallas, Texas, is the visionary and chief architect behind the Texas Offenders Reentry Initiative (T.O.R.I.). Prior to T.O.R.I.’s inception, Bishop Jakes and his TPH team realized that their ministry efforts, including visiting prisons and building deep one-on-one relationships, were impacting inmates and … [Read more...] about Texas Offenders Reentry Initiative
A bankruptcy discharge is available to you at the completion of your bankruptcy case. Your debt is erased when you receive the bankruptcy discharge, and the debt is no longer enforceable. However, when you receive a bankruptcy discharge will depend on whether you file for Chapter 7 or Chapter 13 bankruptcy, the two most common forms of personal bankruptcy. Chapter 7 … [Read more...] about How Long Before Debt is Discharged After Bankruptcy?
Instances Where You Might Want to File for Bankruptcy Here are four instances you could find yourself in where you may want to consider filing for bankruptcy: Behind on Bills – Life is unpredictable, and sometimes you’re not prepared for a financial crisis. If you know you won’t be able to pay your bills on time every month, or have already fallen behind, filing for … [Read more...] about When Should You File for Bankruptcy?
By Mike Broemmel Incarceration negatively impacts a person’s life on a number of levels beyond the obvious problems associated with jail time. One aspect of incarceration is the negative effect on an inmate’s finances. If you have found yourself in prison and trying to deal with an ever-eroding financial situation, bankruptcy can be an ideal option for you. To take advantage … [Read more...] about How to File for Bankruptcy While in Prison