Fresh Start/LEAP II

Fresh Start/LEAP II is a Suffolk County Department of Labor, Licensing & Consumer Affairs program designed to help pre-release candidates prepare for and enter today’s workforce. 

If you are between the ages of 18-55 years old, need training or schooling, transportation, public assistance, housing, or health services and must get a job, LEAP II is where you start.

Prior to release you may:
Sit with an Employment Counselor to discuss your future
Identify your strengths & apply them to a Job Getting Strategy
Train to get a Job & have a Resume created


After Release you may:
Begin your Job Search
Continue Job Counseling & receive Job Placement Assistance
Sign-up for available Training & Education Opportunities

See your C.O. to sign up


NYSDOL Job Seeking Guide for Ex Offenders

Suffolk County Reentry Task Force