North Florida Neighborhood Talks to Operation New Hope

Released inmates that are working on filling out applications for future careers
“You can see that change from when they were first arrested. From day one of seeing them in the program to not wanting to interact, to now giving a whole speech in front of almost 200 people on how her life is changed is amazing.” – Keith Melton, Lieutenant with St. Johns County Sheriff’s Office

Operation New Hope provides support, life and job skills training for people with a history of involvement with the criminal justice system, and places them in employment that offers a sustainable quality of life.

Keith Melton shares:

  • What programs they offer
  • Why second chances are so important
  • Lifechanging stories from previous inmates that went through Operation New Hope

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