Below you’ll find a handful of key resources that can be critical to any reentry journey. – Recovery Resources Online Directory was established as a free user-friendly online search tool connecting those in need with local addiction recovery and incarceration reentry resources.

Certificate of Qualification for Employment (CQE)

The CQE is a state program that allows individuals living in the community who have a previous felony or misdemeanor conviction to apply to the court to lift the restriction that bars them from being considered for employment in a particular field.

Ohio Governor’s Expedited Pardon Project

The Ohio Governor’s Expedited Pardon Project was created in December 2019 as an alternative to the traditional clemency application process which is consistently bogged down with pardon requests from those who have not been rehabilitated. This delays the process for those who have reformed their lives or discourages them from applying altogether.