PEP Update: FINAL Two Weekly Journals!

Dear PEP Families, We have our FINAL TWO Weekly Journals from the Unit, which you can read here: https://family.pep.org/estes/journals/ (Click week # to read a particular post.) We have had some questions about whether we have any updates on the...

TWO Weekly Journals + 10 Driving Values

Dear PEP Families, CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR ESTES SUMMER ‘20 CLASS!!! We are SO PROUD of your loved one for overcoming all the obstacles that came this class’s way! We have TWO new Weekly Journals from the Unit, which you can read here:...

Week 13

Week in Review Monday, July 13, 2020 We of Epic 2020 are what our name says: Epic! Even though our class read the packet on PEP, signed up for it yet experienced so little of it, we still to this day – and will from now on – show no sign of slowing down or quitting....

Week 12

Week in Review Monday, July 6, 2020 PEP is about embracing change. When our class started in November, many who were stuck in the so-called “prison mentality” were afraid of change so quit the program without giving it a legitimate chance. Those of us who chose to...

Week 11

Week in Review Monday, June 29, 2020 Being incarcerated has proven to be a difficult adjustment. Most of our days used to be spent wastefully on watching TV, playing games and displaying negative behavior. Joining PEP was a life-changing decision. Since arriving here,...