This Reentry Center is a 125-bed facility. Turning Point contracts with the California Department of Corrections, the U.S. Bureau of Prisons, and Aftercare services to operate this reentry center for men and women. It is located in the central Bakersfield area close to many potential places of employment for residents.
Bakersfield Reentry Center
1101 Union Ave
Hours of Operation: 24 hours a day 7 days a week
The PSC Reentry is a 50 bed facility for parolees that are in need of community integration services. The reentry program seeks to facilitate a healthy and successful transition to self-sufficient community living for each resident. Each resident has an individual program plan with gainful employment as a top priority. Opportunities and privileges are offered are contingent on satisfactory conduct and progress toward completion of goals in the program plan.
This is a 35-bed facility for men and women and is operated under contract with the Federal Prison System and others. The Center functions as a community-based sanction/treatment center for the Federal System. Placements are referred from the Federal Prison System or the Federal Court System.
The following services are available at the Bakersfield Reentry Center and through community resource referrals for both PSC and BOP clients:
Food and shelter
Reestablishment of family ties
Medical and dental services
Individual and family counseling
Drug and alcohol abuse counseling
Mental health services
Vocational evaluation and counseling
Spiritual services and counseling
Special speakers and presentations
Turning Point offers aftercare substance abuse treatment and prevention and mental health treatment. The Aftercare program provides a comprehensive program of counseling and testing to facilitate the cessation of all illegal substance abuse for program clients. These drug abuse prevention, counseling, and mental health treatment services are provided under contract with the U.S. Court System.
Turning Point Aftercare provides the following ancillary services:
Individual and group counseling
Alcohol and drug evaluations
Group and family psychotherapy
Emergency financial assistance
Assistance with transportation expenses
Drug use testing
PREA Support Center
PREA Audit Dates:
The Outzen-Spicer Group
4974 N. Fresno St. Suite 181
Fresno, CA 93726
All contracts have a different referral system for more information contact The Reentry Center at 661-325-5774