In Case You Missed It!

In Case You Missed It!

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Change is happening right here at the Tecumseh State Correctional Institution (TSCI)! This fall has seen many individuals at TSCI taking ownership of their futures by participating in a variety of classes and programs at the facility.

From education to career planning, cognitive behavioral programs and victim impact classes, it’s been inspiring to see the commitment of these men and our dedicated facilitators.

Congrats to these graduates! #BuildYourFuture #Programs

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Our people are mission driven and committed to great work. Thank you NDCS teammates for all you do! #NDCSEvents #peopleRead more

“I really hope that this program sticks around and that others are able to take part in it.”

An individual at the Reception and Treatment Center shared this feedback after completing the Psychology of Incarceration program this month. During this peer-led program, participants learn about the psychology of criminal behavior and the factors that go into deciding custody levels.

Providing a program-rich environment with opportunities for change is an important part of the NDCS mission, and these men took full advantage of this class to develop positive relationships and mindsets.

Many of the participants...Read more

Through developing our people, following sound correctional policies, and investing in our physical plants, we provide program opportunities for our population to develop the tools and skills to successfully reenter their communities.

It’s how we keep people safe.

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Worship opportunities and religious programming are available to individuals at NDCS facilities throughout Nebraska, thanks to the dedication of religious coordinators, clergy and volunteers.

This month, we welcomed Matthew Kadavy to his new role as the religious coordinator at the Nebraska State Penitentiary.

“It is important to me, in my new role, to meet everyone where they are and that all religions are presented equally,” Kadavy said.

Kadavy began his corrections career in 2021 as a corporal at the Reception and Treatment Center. Prior to joining NDCS, he spent nearly three years with the Lay Mission...Read more

These men join a group of more than a 100 individuals at NDCS facilities who have made the choice to become Intentional Peer Support (IPS) specialists — making a positive difference in the lives of those around them every day.

Through a partnership with the Mental Health Association of Nebraska, they completed extensive training at the Tecumseh State Correctional Institution to be equipped to walk alongside their peers in a way that enriches both individuals.

IPS specialists are paired with individuals who have similar experiences as a way to tackle issues related to mental health, addiction, trauma and other...Read more

We’re grateful for the men and women in corrections who keep us safe and for those working this holiday season. To all who take part in this important mission, thank you! #Thanksgiving #GratitudeRead more

Welcome to the team, Class 1323! Yesterday the auditorium was filled with teammates and leaders to welcome and celebrate the graduation of Class 1323 from the Staff Training Academy (STA). #NDCSTeammates #NDCSEvents

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