Ascension Educational Partners

Your community resource for Peer Support, Advocacy, and Education for all citizens affected by incarceration. 

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NEEDS OF THE PREVIOUSLY INCARCERATED

 AEP is committed to being the conduit between the various support organizations that currently exist and the consumers that, often times, don’t even know the services exist. Your completion of this survey will allow us the REAL data necessary to ensure the programs and services offered in the community are relevant and person-centered. 

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COMMUNITY PERSPECTIVE ON INCARCERATION

 AEP is committed to assisting community members better understand their role and interactions with those who were formerly incarcerated. Your completion of this survey will allow us the REAL data necessary to ensure the programs and services offered in the community are relevant and person-centered. 

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About Us

What is Ascension Educational Partners?

 Ascension Educational Partners is an organization founded in Charlottesville, VA by a formerly incarcerated citizen that focuses on peer support, advocacy, and education for all citizens affected by incarceration.  We understand that life delivers many obstacles and challenges and we want to assist with handling the stresses of:


- SUBSTANCE USE

- REENTRY FROM INCARCERATION

- LIVING WITH FAMILY MEMBERS WHO ARE INCARCERATED

- DOMESTIC VIOLENCE

- OBTAINING A G.E.D.

- ENTRY EXAMS FOR COLLEGE PLACEMENT

- ANXIETY AND SOCIAL PRESSURE


Our Leadership

Arron Messer Executive Director...

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Our Approach

Person-centered...

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