In-Prison Programs provide comprehensive pre-release rehabilitative programs and services for offenders while in prison, and works closely with Community Reentry Services to ensure a continuum of care. These programs focus on Cognitive Behavioral Treatment, Pre-release education, planning, skills, and acquiring a California ID Card.
An offender who is serving, or has served, their time on good behavior has access to many rehabilitative services and programs if they are determined to be in need. See Rehabilitative and Educational Services
Rehabilitative programs are the best way for an offender to be prepared for success upon release. The link below explains this process with an easy-to-follow diagram
See Technology Solutions for more information.
Technology has opened the door to more educational opportunities while simultaneously reducing government spending. Below is a list of technology initiatives at CDCR.
See Rehabilitative Program Videos for DRP program information and general insight of CDCR's offender rehabilitation.