Re-entry and the Fair Chance Act

A Commission staff member speaking to a room of people with a presentation projection titled “Criminal History Discrimination : NYC Commission on Human Rights, Know Your Rights Workshop” projected on the wall behind her. Commission staff conducting Know Your Rights training.

The Commission continues to work with incarcerated and formerly incarcerated people, as well as their loved ones, to educate them on the Fair Chance Act. We engage with community members in jails, the Department of Probation, and with organizations that work with individuals reentering their communities.