Houston Health Department

Community Re-Entry Network Program


Call us today: 832-393-5467

The Community Re-Entry Network Program is a program of the Houston Health Department. Our caring, multi-disciplinary staff is committed to addressing the needs of the “whole” person with innovative, evidence-based programming and linkage to services designed to meet the needs of formerly incarcerated persons, and interrupting the cycle of recidivism.


Our Mission

To work in partnership with the community to assess, plan, and implement effective strategies to reduce recidivism, increase public safety, and successfully assist and support ex-offenders in their transition in becoming productive, contributing members of the Houston community.

Why Us?

  • We serve the whole person
  • One-on-one counseling
  • Referrals and linkages
  • A supportive environment
  • Assistance in making positive life decisions
  • Career development

Program Components

  • Anger management
  • Case management
  • Counseling
  • Family reunifications
  • Job readiness
  • Life skills courses
  • Peer support groups
  • Resources, referrals & linkage

Resources to help you

  • Access to healthcare/ACA enrollment and more
  • Computer labs
  • CRNP staff and volunteers
  • Partnership with community agencies
  • Social service information and application
  • Transportation assistance

Community Re-Entry Network Program offers anger management. A Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration-approved, 12-hour program at affordable rates.
Anger management. The Community Re-Entry Network Program offers Anger Management: a Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration-approved, 12-hour program at affordable rates.

Community Re-Entry Network Program offers Texas Drug Offender Education classes. A State-approved, 15-hour course at affordable rates.
Get back on the road. The Community Re-Entry Network Program offers Texas Drug Offender Education: a State-approved, 15-hour course at affordable rates.

To learn more about our Anger Management and Texas Drug Offender Education, call 832-393-5467 or email hdhhs.reentry@houstontx.gov