Ready to Work

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Ready to Work

Cognitive Program
  • Description

    The goal of Ready to Work is to increase the participants’ future marketability for employment. Participants create resumes, conduct job searches, complete job applications, practice interviewing, learn about the Work Opportunity Tax Credit, practice dealing with rejection, and learn job retention skills.

  • Length of Program

    Eight to 10 classes long

  • Eligibility

    Offenders who are within six to 18 months of release

  • Locations Available

    Disclaimer: Program availability is subject to change. For the most up to date offerings, please contact facilities or offices directly.

    • Augusta Correctional Center

    • Baskerville Correctional Center

    • Bland Correctional Center

    • Brunswick Women's Work Center

    • Caroline Correctional Unit

    • Coffeewood Correctional Center

    • Deerfield Correctional Center

    • Dillwyn Correctional Center

    • Green Rock Correctional Center

    • Greensville Correctional Center

    • Greensville Work Center

    • Halifax Correctional Unit

    • Haynesville Correctional Center

    • Haynesville Correctional Unit #17

    • Indian Creek Correctional Center

    • Keen Mountain Correctional Center

    • Lawrenceville Correctional Center

    • Lunenburg Correctional Center

    • Marion Correctional Treatment Center

    • Nottoway Correctional Center

    • Nottoway Work Center

    • Pocahontas State Correctional Center

    • Red Onion State Prison

    • River North Correctional Center

    • St. Brides Correctional Center

    • State Farm Correctional Center

    • Sussex I State Prison

    • Sussex II State Prison

    • Virginia Correctional Center for Women

    • Wallens Ridge State Prison

    • Wise Correctional Unit

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