The Pittsburgh Recovery Walk is designed to celebrate the many roads to recovery and all those who have traveled them.
RISE engaged IRETA to facilitate a two-year quality improvement program that included the rapid cycle PDSA tool (Plan – Do – Study – Act).
The Need From 2000 to 2012, Pennsylvania’s prison population grew by 39%. The state’s overall population only increased by 1%. A 2013 Pennsylvania State Prison study found that 6 of 10 inmates paroled from Pennsylvania prisons were arrested again within 3 years. A 2011 survey showed that just 3 out of 35 responding state corrections departments offer “incentives for positive contract […]