The latest community news and events from Joseph House.

News & Events 1

In the days and months to come we will feature some stories from our brothers as they share with us their experiences and reflections. This brief story, “Change of Custody”, comes from our brother André and his account of the transitional time as he journeyed from …

News & Events 2

As a nonprofit ministry of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Pensacola–Tallahassee, Joseph House is thrilled to be one of nine Tallahassee-area charities selected for GiveTLH 2022. #GiveTLH 2022: ‘A new start’: Joseph House shelters men released from prison. The incredible efforts of GiveTLH, the Beatitude Foundation, …

News & Events 3

On Becoming a Chef

For the past 8 weeks, Arthur, dedicated each week day to learning the culinary arts at Refire, a culinary program for those returning to our communities. Each day brought new skills such like sautéing under varying heats, baking desserts and other delish meals, catering for others, …

News & Events 4

Come Be with Us

Visit us during our open house & hear from our brothers Saturday, October 22. Details coming soon. Join us for our Book Club (led by Pre, Tracy, & Fr. Dustin) starting Monday, October 10. Please click here to RSVP for this free event. Celebrate with us …

News & Events 5

Joining our team at Joseph House is Pre Shelton. Pre will be our Community Educator as he will spread the word about our community and its mission. Pre speaks from experience about the challenges of incarceration. He is especially attuned to the dire needs of those …

News & Events 6

New Journeys Begin!

In the past two weeks two dear brothers of ours have found their own home. Both Pre & Lamaar will take a little bit of JH with them. This is core to our philosophy! Create Home! We are modeling love, care, and nurturing. Our aim is …

News & Events 7

Joseph House today announced it received a $50,000 donation from Truist Financial Corporation to help in the organization’s effort to reduce recidivism. With great pleasure and genuine excitement, we announce an award from Truist. It is our goal to help as many formerly incarcerated men as …

News & Events 8

Please join us for drinks and hors d’oeuvres on Friday December 2nd at FSU’s Turnbull Center in Tallahassee for the 4th Annual Joseph House Family Gathering. This event begins at 6:00 with heavy hors d’oeuvres and refreshments. Our featured speaker is bestselling author, Anthony Ray Hinton. …

Vocational Programming

Carpentry Practicum

Whether it be carpentry, computer science, or another trade, we hope to prepare those at Joseph House for meaningful work.

Our vocational programming includes guidance on workplace expectations; vocational skills and interests; opportunities for developing computer skills, resumes, interview skills and networking with future employers.

At Joseph House, we are creating opportunities to develop career interests and dreams.

Through your help Joseph House is able to provide support services to accompany those most affected by mass incarceration.

News & Events 9

Joseph House

3rd Annual Gala

We would like to invite you to our 3rd Annual Joseph House Gala on Friday, November 5th, 2021. Our theme for this special night is: Learning to Dream.

Keynote speaker via Zoom: Sr. Helen Prejean will share her witness and testimony on creating justice through accompanying the least among us.  She is the author of the #1 New York Times Best Seller Dead Man Walking.

Other speakers include Bishop William Wack, and Chad Grady, former brother of  Joseph House.  

A plated dinner will be served in the Magnolia Room at the Capital City Country Club on 1601 Golf Terrace Dr. Tallahassee, FL 32301. Masks are required.

Join us for this Special Event

November 5th

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