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Our Mission

Another Chance. A Fresh Start. Across the state, Dismas of Vermont homes provide shelter and support to men and women making the difficult transition from incarceration to new lives. Join us in our mission of reconciling prisoners to society and society to prisoners. Create a more just, safe, and productive Vermont.

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  • Of Dismas Residents Successfully Transitioned Back To Their Communities (2022)
    Of Dismas Residents Successfully Transitioned Back To Their Communities (2022)

    71%

  • Of Dismas Residents Did Not Commit a New Crime (2022)
    Of Dismas Residents Did Not Commit a New Crime (2022)

    90%

  • Of Dismas Residents Were Successfully Employed In Our Communities (2022)
    Of Dismas Residents Were Successfully Employed In Our Communities (2022)

    84%

  • Total Volunteer Hours From Our Amazing Communities (2022)
    Total Volunteer Hours From Our Amazing Communities (2022)

    6,358

Podcast Series: Going the Dismas

You know volunteering has a positive influence (make friends, build connections, gain experiences, etc.), but did you know that it can actually assist your health?

There are always ways to give back to others around you, even including the presents you buy. Here are some ideas for Father’s Day gifts that give back.

With the help of a bicycle, we can take better care of the environment, our physical bodies and even spend time together. So how can you mark this momentous occasion?