Parolees & Probationer Social Reintegration
We provide intensive enrichment and development programmes for parolees and probationers for the world of work and the business environment and for successful social reintegration.
THE MULTIPURPOSE CENTRE
PROJECTS FOR PAROLEES AND PROBATIONERS
BUSINESS UNITS: Mzansi Entrepreneurs
Business knowledge and start up kits are provided to parolees and those on probation .The first step includes assessment of prior learning, skills and orientation of the individual. The results obtained inform the next step- which could be the perfection of existing skills, learning of a new skill, or the introduction to entrepreurship courses.
Types of Business Units
Training is provided on a variety of business options, with a focus on those that have great demand and a large customer base. Examples include the following:
THE PAINT FACTORY
Parolees and probationers receive the following:
Second Chance Foundation has identified business opportunities to train parolees and probationers. These include:
3. GARDENING AND CLEANING SERVICES
The centre provides a full range of services that translate to income generation skills for parolees and probationers. These include commercial and industrial cleaning, office cleaning, house cleaning and carpet cleaning.
Gardening services are provided to schools, Government departments, Corporates, Police stations.
The multipurpose centre embraces service type businesses such as electrical trades, plumbing, welding, maintenance work and other technical fields and also product type business such as toilet roll and furniture making. Incumbents sell their skills to generate an income and they become ultimately self-sustaining. This plays a significant role in the reduction of crime through re-offending.