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October 31, 2019

‘This is About Using Our Budget Dollars Wisely’: PA. Corrections Dept. Establishes New Guidelines for Former Inmates Seeking Help

Stephen Caruso - October 30, 2019

As it tries to plug a $140 million budget hole, the state Department of Corrections has started screening i...

October 31, 2019

Philly Jails to Spend $9 Million on Hepatitis C Treatment

Nina Feldman - October 30, 2019

The Philadelphia Department of Prisons has started testing all inmates for hepatitis C and treating those who will be incarcerated long enough to be cured. Officials at the jail est...

October 31, 2019

Philly Counts Action Leader Summit

Please join the Philly Counts team at our Action Leaders Summit. This is a full-day summit focused on training and planning for census actions at the neighborhood level. You will have the opportunity to hear from national organizations...

October 28, 2019

The Pennsylvania Council of Churches is seeking returning citizens who have experienced solitary confinement to join a Speaker's Bureau and share their stories to educate the faith community about issues of criminal justice. Educational programming throughout the state...

Redemption Housing is hoping to expand the reach and impact of the Day One Challenge (D1C) by collaborating with other Coalition members. D1C has been envisioned as a staple of reentry awareness and advocacy like that of the Annual Autism Walk, Lupus Walk, etc.

We would...

October 24, 2019

The Probation Trap

Samantha Melamed and Dylan Purcell - October 24, 2019

Pennsylvania has one of the nation's highest rates of supervision, driven by unusual laws that leave judges unchecked. But many people fail, ending up in jail or in a cycle of ever more probati...

October 22, 2019

JPMorgan Chase is expanding its commitment to giving people with criminal backgrounds a second chance by supporting their reentry into the workforce, community and local economies. The firm today lays out a new public policy agenda, invests more in communities and enha...

October 22, 2019

Centering the Voices of the Community Town Hall Discussion

JustLeadershipUSA (JLUSA) is a Strategic Ally of the MacArthur Foundation Safety and Justice Challenge (SJC) Network. The purpose of this Townhall meeting is to increase community awareness and engagement with t...

October 22, 2019

Join PHS for a Roots to Reentry Information Session

The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society (PHS) Roots to Reentry Program is seeking recently returned citizens for a paid 6-week Landscape Technician Boot Camp. Admitted applicants will receive hands-on training in landsc...

October 18, 2019

"The Mayor of Graterford" Film Screening

A screening and dialogue exploring life without parole sentences and the realities of serving life in prison.

The Inside-Out Prison Exchange Program and the Criminal Justice Society at Temple University welcome you to attend a fre...

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