IDES - Re Entry Employment Service Program

Re Entry Employment Service Program

Re Entry Employment Service Program

​​Re-Entry Employment Service Program

The Re-Entry Employment Service Program (RESP) (English & Spanish) is an employment program dedicated to the formerly in​carcerated or any individual with a criminal conviction​ who may need help finding employment.

If you are Veteran who has been formerly incarcerated or has a criminal conviction and looking for employment assistance, visit Incarcerated Veterans' Transition Program (IVTP) for further assistance.

 Services

The Re-entry Employment Service Program provides multiple services, such as:

Steps to Enroll

The following steps are recommended:
2. Call or apply in person at an IDES office nearest you.
3. Request an interview with a local RESP Liaison.
4. Complete and print the Job-Readiness Checklist​
5. Bring the following items to your interview:
  • identification card
  • job-readiness checklist
  • resume, if you have one
  • the rest will be discussed during your initial assessment interview.​​

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