Virginia Department of Corrections hosted ‘Families for Success’

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — The Virginia Department of Corrections hosted “Families for Success, ” a special event for families of inmates in prison or jail.

The event gave them tools they need to take care of their family or friend when they are released from incarceration.

Families for Success also had resource tables, prizes, food, dialogue about incarceration, probation/parole, re-entry, cognitive community, heroin and opiate use/addiction.

Sheriff C.T. Woody and Chief Alfred Durham spoke at the event.

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