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Preventing Suicide with Resources to Improve Wellbeing and Positivity

National Suicide Prevention Month is recognized every September to educate people about a crisis that is plaguing people of all ages, genders, and nationalities. Suicidal thoughts can affect anyone, and there is a dire need for an increased focus on suicide prevention—both inside and outside of correctional facilities.   Many people, you and your incarcerated loved...

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Recovery is For Everyone – Resources to Help Incarcerated Individuals and Returning Citizens on Their Journeys

National Recovery Month is observed every September to promote and support treatment and recovery practices for Americans suffering from substance use and mental illness. For over 30 years, this month has served as a reminder that recovery is for everyone, and that everyone can live healthy and rewarding lives.  Now more than ever, people are struggling. The COVID-19 pandemic has exacerbated substance...

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A Message From Our CEO: Taking Action for Our Customers

2021 is well underway, and GTL has made a lot of progress over the first half of the year. We previously discussed expanding our support through new partnerships and services, and I am thrilled to say that many of them are coming to fruition. Many observances took place over the past few months that really...

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New Smartphone App Offers Support and Hope for Family and Friends

GTL has partnered with Families of the Incarcerated (FOTi) to create a new smartphone application that will help families and friends connect with each other and find guidance during a difficult period in their lives. FOTi was created by Kehaulani Walker more than five years ago, and it now encompasses over 36 separate social media...

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