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Harambee Afrikan Cultural Organization members hosted their annual banquet at the Omaha Correctional Center. This organization promotes the idea that cultural awareness is necessary for human growth. Harambee means "all pull together” in Swahili, and the club’s message and this banquet are an example of that. #ProgramsRead more

As educational opportunities at NDCS facilities continue to expand, we’re excited to announce a new cohort of students at the Tecumseh State Correctional Institution (TSCI).

These individuals will take part in a two-three year program for an associate’s degree in Christian ministry through Crown College.This donor-funded program prepares students for ministry through knowledge, character development and leadership excellence.

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NDCS is seeking a highly responsible, policy-minded, strategic thinker to manage the legislative process within the agency. As a vital member of our executive team, reporting directly to the agency director, you will be responsible for guiding our legislative strategy and ensuring compliance with relevant statutes. This role involves close collaboration with agency leaders, coordination with state agencies, and engagement with members of the Nebraska Legislature.

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Keeping relationships strong during incarceration is important to successful reentry, and events like family fun days help to foster those important connections. The Reception and Treatment Center (RTC) held a family fun day with games, coloring activities, a photo booth and snacks. Much laughter could be heard throughout the RTC gym as families enjoyed time together and had some friendly competition. Thank you to the dedicated NDCS teammates who made this event possible. #TransformNebraskaRead more

We’re celebrating the hard work and commitment of many individuals at our facilities — along with the dedication of our team members and volunteers who deliver these programs.

These photos represent graduates of:

Metropolitan Community College 180 Re-entry Assistance Program 7 Habits on the Inside GED Intensive Outpatient Substance Use Program Community Justice Center Victim Impact

A program-rich environment provides the space for individuals to make the necessary changes for rehabilitation and successful reentry.

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This spring, 229 individuals in our facilities are Southeast Community College (SCC) Bobcats, thanks to a partnership with SCC to expand higher education access to people incarcerated in five southeast Nebraska facilities/locations.#TransformNebraska

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Copper, Gerry and Pepper officially graduated this month! Kudos to the men at the Tecumseh State Correctional Facility who brought these dogs to this day — and the team at Domesti-PUPS who supports this incredible program.

Domesti-PUPS is a Lincoln-based organization that provides therapy dogs, service dogs, and obedience-trained rescue dogs. #Programs #TransformNebraska

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Making a difference in the field of behavioral and mental health starts with #People like you! NDCS has various career opportunities for those looking to use their skill sets to positively change lives.

We have openings for Clinical Psychologists and more in several locations across Nebraska. #Applyforajob #Stayforacareer

Learn more about these opportunities here!

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