The latest community news and events from Joseph House.

News & Events 1

Join us for an evening of Peace and Justice on Friday, November 8th, at our first Joseph House Gala! Our First Joseph House Gala As we break bread together and celebrate our mission, we will hear the stories of residents, our 2020 Vision, and hear from Bishop William A. …

News & Events 2

Meet Rachel

We hope you’ve had the chance to meet our new House Manager Quintin Storey. If you haven’t had the chance yet, please click here to read that story. His arrival as our House Manager is not the only gift we’ve recently received at Joseph House. We’d …

News & Events 3

Meet Quintin

We take dreams seriously at Joseph House. For those coming out of prison, to dream is to hope and to hope is to live the good life. We have also learned that dreams come true more easily when we share in life together. A life together where we …

News & Events 4

Welcoming Sonya Cronin

The Joseph “novella” (as it is often termed by biblical scholars), occupies the last fourteen chapters of Genesis, chapters 37–50. It is a story that punctuates two generations of family disfunction, and follows Jacob’s beloved son Joseph through years of tragedy as narrowly he escapes becoming a victim fratricide only …

News & Events 5

Charles Taylor and Tomas Halik – two philosophers who write on themes related to belief and spirituality in a secular age – both describe faith as a journey or a pilgrimage through life were we share in a seeking of truth and justice together. Both recognize …

News & Events 6

Dear friends, We at Joseph House are saddened by the news of Jean Vanier’s death. Our house mourns the loss of this gentle prophet. Jean’s witness was and will continue guiding us as we hope to form a welcoming community for the most marginalized in our community. Jean’s struggle to realize and experience …

News & Events 7

Meet Tyler

I’m currently a graduate student at the FSU College of Social Work seeking to complete my Master of Social Work degree in August. I’m grateful and elated to be a contributing member of Joseph House during this Summer. I’ve worked with people currently and formerly incarcerated since January 2018 …

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 8

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