CFDA Number: 84.255A
Program Type: Discretionary/Competitive Grants
Also Known As: Literacy Program for Prisoners, Life Skills
This program provides financial assistance for establishing and operating programs designed to
reduce recidivism through the development and improvement of life skills necessary for reintegration
of adult prisoners into society.
The program supports the development of communication, job, and financial skills, and education.
Other life skills of program focus include stress and anger management, interpersonal skills, personal
development, and family relationship development.