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December 5, 2019

Prisons Neglect Pregnant Women In Their Healthcare Policies

This past August, released surveillance footage showed 26-year-old Diana Sanchez alerting Denver County Jail deputies and medical staff that she was in labor just hours before she gave birth to her son, alone i...

November 8, 2019

Join the Institute for Community Justice for an Expungement Summit Reentry Resource & Health Fair

The Institute for Community Justice (ICJ) in partnership with Philadelphia Lawyers for Social Equity (PLSE), Deliverance Evangelistic Church Prison Ministry, Philadelphia F...

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...

August 16, 2019

Outreach Begins to Heal Community Following Nicetown-Tioga Standoff

Cherri Gregg - August 15, 2019

Victim services nonprofits in the area began outreach on Thursday to help residents deal with the trauma of witnessing the standoff in the Nicetown-Tioga neighborhood on We...

July 30, 2019

July 22, 2019 - Generocity

CLS is seeking a paralegal for its SSI Unit’s new Community Disability Application Project (CDAP), to be launched in Fall 2019.  The SSI Unit helps individuals with serious disabilities qualify for and keep Supplemental Security Income (SSI) b...

July 2, 2019

July 2, 2019 - PHENND

TD Issues Call for Innovative Solutions to Increase Equitable Health Outcomes

Launched in 2018, the TD Ready Challenge serves as a springboard for social solutions to emerging problems, with a focus on solutions to a specific issue identified in The...

July 1, 2019

When Mike Huggins began his 9-month prison sentence in 2011, he never expected that his time at Lewisburg Federal Prison Camp would be the beginning of a lifelong dedication to mediation and yoga. After pleading guilty to a misdemeanor, Huggins turned to yoga and mindf...

May 28, 2019

Join the Dornsife School of Public Health at Drexel University, the SOL Collective and the Philadelphia Department of Public Health for a training on opioid overdose response.

The training will consist of the following: an overview of the opioid crisis in Philadelphia,...

May 21, 2019

May 21, 2019 - PHENND

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Invites Proposals for Partnering with Systems to Disrupt Dehumanization Program

Through a broad set of investments collectively called Forward Promise, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation works to expand and promote the...

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