Pathways to Prosperity
Innovation at a Glance
Snapshot: Pathways to Prosperity (Pathways) brings visibility to a community that is often intentionally overlooked in policy decisions and service offerings. Their work creates access to behavioral health services, career preparedness, trade credentialing support, and employment placement support to help returning citizens with disabilities find a pathway to sustainability and success.
Target Population: Returning adult citizens with disabilities, including those on probation/parole and those previously released from incarceration and not under supervision
Team Lead: Jeffrey Abramowitz
Lead Organization: JEVS Human Services
Key Partners: Philadelphia Department of Prisons, Temple University, Pennsylvania Department of Corrections, Sunday Breakfast Rescue Mission, and JEVS hireAbility
Team Coach: Kathy Olesen-Tracey