Courageous teen helped by Second Chance
"I'm not ashamed to tell what happened to me. I am a survivor and there is nothing that can break me down or stop me from succeeding in life.”
Meet Jewele. The youngest of three girls; her mother’s beautiful baby. That beautiful baby had her world turned upside down the day a stranger snatched her from her yard, from her family, from her happy life.
Jewele was 12.
Better Attitudes. Better Preparation. These are the driving principles behind our Training program.
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Skill development, academic learning, and job experience with case management and supportive services.
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Second Chance - Our Mission
Second Chance creates opportunities for people to transform their own lives by fostering behavioral changes that promote personal responsibility, healthy relationships and positive contributions to society. We accomplish this through programs that provide job readiness and life skills training, along with job placement, mental health and prisoner re-entry services, relapse prevention and sober-living housing for adults and youth in need.
Second Chance - Our Vision
Second Chance is the most effective solution for reducing recidivism, unemployment and homelessness, empowering our clients to make sustainable personal changes that positively impact society.
Clothing Donations - Please Read
We are temporarily suspending acceptance of men’s and women’s professional clothing due to space limitation. If you have a secure storage space you would like to offer to Second Chance for clothing storage, please contact Maureen at 619-234-8888.
Second Chance does not solicit donations door to door.
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