Bristol County Reentry Project

About BCRP

Bristol County Reentry Project (BCRP) provides services that promote long-term recovery from substance use and co-occurring disorders with the goal of reducing recidivism. A reentry plan is tailored around the unique needs of individuals being served. Each participant is encouraged and guided in driving the goals and objectives of the plan as he or she progresses through the different stages of reentry and recovery.


  • Outreach and engagement
  • Comprehensive reentry planning
  • Case management and support services
  • Key screenings and assessments
  • Substance use evaluation and treatment
  • Motivational interviewing
  • Psychiatric services including medication management
  • Seeking Safety, Dual Diagnosis and Criminal Justice-specific treatment provided
  • Assistance obtaining income and entitlements
  • Employment readiness education and referrals
  • Assistance connecting to self-help programs
  • Assistance in connecting to housing resources
  • Treatment collaboration with criminal justice agencies
  • Recovery Coaching services


5 Dover St, Suite 103, New Bedford, MA 02740, USA

5 Dover Street, Suite 207
New Bedford, MA 02740

Phone Number


Admission Criteria

  • In pre-trial status at the Bristol County House of Correction, probationers or parolees who have violated conditions of probation or parole in the community who have been returned to custody, or who are at risk of being returned to custody
  • 18 years of age or older
  • Have a substance use disorder
  • Returning to Fall River or New Bedford communities


This project is supported by Grant No. 2020-RW-BX-0001 awarded by the Bureau of Justice Assistance. The Bureau of Justice Assistance is a component of the Department of Justice’s Office of Justice Programs.



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