How Can We Make Prisons Less Isolating?

There are several strategies that can be used to make prisons less isolating for individuals who are incarcerated: Encouraging communication and connectionThis can include providing opportunities for individuals to connect with loved ones through phone calls, visits,...

The Role of Faith-Based Organizations in Prison Reform

Faith-based organizations can play an important role in prison reform by providing a range of services and support to individuals who are incarcerated, as well as to individuals who are in re-entry. Some specific ways in which faith-based organizations can contribute...

Strategies for Supporting Prisoners in Re-Entry

There are several strategies that can be used to support prisoners in re-entry, including:Providing job training and employment assistance: This can help individuals find gainful employment upon release, which can reduce the likelihood of recidivism.Offering education...

Exploring the Benefits of Reentry Programs

Reentry programs are an essential part of the criminal justice system, offering hope and support for individuals who are returning to society after serving time in prison. These programs are designed to help individuals successfully transition back into their...

Victim Rights: How Nonprofits Support Prisoners’ Human Dignity

Two important things that are often overlooked in the criminal justice system are victims’ rights and prisoners’ dignity. However, thanks to the tireless work of nonprofits, these issues are finally getting the attention they deserve.Victims of crime often...