On Saturday, January 16, 2010, the Florida Department of Corrections will participate in a Resource Fair hosted by The Recovery Center located at 3240 Crawfordville Hwy from noon to 4 p.m. The purpose of the Resource Fair is to assist those offenders on supervision with their re-entry into society by helping them find jobs and housing, and to connect them to local resources for health care, education, etc. While the Resource Fair is focused on assisting citizens on state probation in Wakulla County, the general public is encouraged to attend.
Local businesses, health care providers, educational institutions and community resource organizations will be in attendance or will have applications available.
There will be video and audio opportunities for reporters as well as interviews with probation officials.
For more information Reporters may call Gretl Plessinger or Jo Ellyn Rackleff at 850-488-0420. Offenders may contact the Crawfordville Probation Office at 850-926-0052.
Directions: The Resource Fair will be held at the office of Joanna Johnson located at 3240 Crawfordville Highway in Crawfordville, Fl. (Mill Creek Plaza). Crawfordville Highway is U.S. Highway 319 in Crawfordville, Fl. approximately 25 miles South of Tallahassee, Fl. Office is in same plaza as Crawfordville State Probation Office.