Human Services & Consulting Agency

GED/ABE Instruction:

Mon-Thurs 10 am-1:00 pm

Employment Readiness/Job Training

Mon-Thurs 1:00-3:00 pm

Anger Manager Management:t/Attitude Orientation

Thursday  (Evening) 6:00 -8:00 pm

Adult Life Skills/Parenting Skills (CBI)

Tues. 6:00-8:00 pm

Financial Freedom  ( MoneySmart)

Thurs. 1:30-3:30 pm  

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Sec2nd Chance Community Outreach

 Reentry & Recidivism Program  

Hands Helping Clients Reach Individual Success Everyday

What isSec2NDChance Outreach

Influenced by the growing social needs of the community in which it works, DCTS has responded by developing the Sec2ND Chance Community Outreach Program which provides individuals awaiting trial and those on probation or parole evidence-based programs that will impact their current situation and reduce the possibility of recidivism. Services include GED/ABE instruction, anger management, employment readiness, life skills/parenting skills, and Moneysmart.  

Data:  Incarceration 

  • The United States has the highest incarceration rate in the world and also the highest rate in its history, with about 753 people per 100,000 incarcerated.

  • Schmitt, J., Warner, K., & Gupta, S. (2010). Center for Economic and Policy Research: The High Budgetary Cost of Incarceration.

  • Guerino, P., Harrison, P.M., & Sabol, W.J. (2010). Bureau of Justice Statistics: Prisoners in 2010

Job Resources
Type in the kind of job you might be seeking. Relevant to your experience,  location and narrow your search list to those that DO NOT require a background (BG) check: Places that are Sec2ND Chance friendly.

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Program Schedule: 

Who Can refer?:

District Court, Probation/Parole Officers, District Attorneys, Public Defenders, Private Attorneys, Self-Referrals. 

Target Populations:

Adults: 16-25

Program Goals:

DCTS goal is to (1) address functional problems associated with the client’s substance use disorder and/or cognitive problems; (2) are strength-based and focused on improving the quality of the client’s life; (3) focus on alleviating identified needs of the client and assisting with skill acquisition; and (4) develop, improve, or maintain natural pro-social supports and relationships in the client’s life, both formal and informal.

Program Locations:

All programs are held at DCTS  608 National Hwy,  Thomasville, NC 27360, 

Is There a Fee?

There are no charges for any of the classes provided