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What are some sources of funding for halfway houses?

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Some sources for halfway housing funding in the United States include grants from the U.S. Bureau of Prisons and policies such as Access To Recovery. The majority of funding for halfway houses comes from federal programs established to help rehabilitate offenders outside of the U.S. prison system.

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The U.S. Bureau of Prisons offers grant opportunities to private institutions that house offenders with the aim to allow them to transition back into society functionally. Access to Recovery and similar federal programs provide grant funding to organizations that the government deems effectively maintain halfway houses and other facilities that aim to rehabilitate offenders with substance abuse and mental health issues.

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