• OFFICE : 1 - (757) - 390 - 4328
  • FAX : 1 - (757) - 622 -0772
  • 1113 E. Brambleton Ave., Norfolk, VA 23504

SECOND CHANCES PROGRAM

The Second Chances Program

A Garden of Hope CDC Program Component

The Second Chances Program

Second Chance is a program sponsored by the City of Norfolk and operating under the organizational umbrella of The Garden of Hope, Inc. The program is designed to assist non-violent offenders and formerly incarcerated individuals with transitional support services that lead to economic stability, social stability, and healthy lifestyles.

The Second Chances is a program sponsored by the City of Norfolk and operating under the organizational umbrella of The Garden of Hope, Inc.

Second Chances Program was established in 1999, as a partnership between the City of Norfolk, Virginia, and the Garden of Hope, Inc. to address the growing need for re-entry programs. We have helped over 3,000 individuals and families re-establish themselves in the community.

“Second Chances” is a program sponsored by the City of Norfolk and operates under the umbrella of the Garden of Hope, CDC. The program was designed to provide comprehensive support services that lead to full-time employment and social stability for people impacted by the stigma of being “Ex-offenders.”

Our mission is to provide the best services.
  • Lifer Skills
  • Employment Workshops
  • Supportive Housing
  • Counseling Services
  • Case Management
  • Training Workshops
  • Job/Skills Training & referrals
  • Referrals for Housing, Transportation,
  • Substance Abuse Assistance, individual/family counseling,
  • Clothing and other related needs.

PROGRAMS & SERVICES



Contact Us

810 Union St.,

1st Floor Mezzazine

Norfolk, VA 23509

OFFICE: 757-664-4281

FAX: 757-664-4282