ABout Specs

Qualifying individuals will be:

  • Age 18+

  • Placed on parole, post-release supervision, or probation in the past 12-months

  • HIV negative

The study aims to better understand the healthcare needs and long-term well-being of adults with recent involvement in the justice system.

  • Volunteers in the study will meet with interviewers 4 times over the course of 18 months to talk about a wide range of topics around their post-release experiences.

  • Volunteers will be paid for their time.

Interested individuals will complete a 10-minute health questionnaire via phone to determine if the study is a good fit for them. If you are interested in learning more about the study, please contact your nearest SPECS site.