Prison Debt Solutions

This workshop is designed as a community-based campaign to educate ex-offenders and their families on their rights under the constitution concerning Legal Financial Obligations (LFO’s).

The objective of the course is to equip participants with the tools, information, and resources to eliminate and/or reduce court ordered debt. The program will provide the legal statutes, hands-on instruction on completing the relevant court required documents, filing procedures and preparation for court appearances. Upon completion, participants shall understand available options to get post-release debt reduced or waived.

Each participant shall be provided information pertaining to LFO’s:

  • Background and History on Policy
  • Associated Terms and Definitions
  • Court Related Processes and Procedures of Obtaining Post-Release Waivers and/or Relief

Lecture, video instruction(s), group discussion and individual participation shall be utilized in the program.