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2012 Prisoners' Assistance Directory

2012 Prisoners' Assistance Directory | Prisoners' Rights and Activism Info & Resources | Scoop.it

2012 Prisoners' Assistance Directory: A list of national and state-based organizations that assist prisoners and their families in various capacities.

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Prisonlinks.com

Director of resources by category, including inmate educational programs, inmate locators, inmate family resources, capital punishment, offender resources, national organizations, international organizations and more...

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Criminon for Criminal Rehabilitation, Reform & Crime Prevention

Criminon for Criminal Rehabilitation, Reform & Crime Prevention | Prisoners' Rights and Activism Info & Resources | Scoop.it

Criminon (which means “no crime”) is an international non-profit public benefit corporation dedicated to addressing the causes of criminality and restoring the criminal’s self-respect through effective drug detoxification, education and common sense programs. By making them responsible for their actions, people under the Criminal Justice system can become ethical and productive citizens.

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Calls from Home

A project of Thousand Kites: Join our special radio program that brings the voices of families across the nation to the airwaves as they send greetings directly to their incarcerated loved ones.

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Books Through Bars

Books Through Bars | Prisoners' Rights and Activism Info & Resources | Scoop.it

Books Through Bars sends quality reading material to prisoners and encourages creative dialogue on the criminal justice system, thereby educating those living inside and outside of prison walls.

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Author Glenn Thomas Langohr's comment, July 19, 2013 12:10 PM
After serving 10 years in California prisons and 4 years in solitary confinement, I just spoke about that on PBS~ http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6csHeGqpe20 Tap this link for my Prison Books~ http://amzn.to/1bhqCUh I shined a light on Prison Overcrowding, the Hunger Strike, the lack of Rehabilitation and then pointed to a better way. To check out "My Hardest Step" in Print, being adapted for TV go here~ http://amzn.to/1930Lif
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Prisoner Visitation and Support Program

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Prisoner Visitation and Support (PVS) is a volunteer visitation program to Federal and Military prisoners throughout the United States.

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The Safer Society Foundation Inc.

Below are links to other organizations who provide information, resources and/or services related to sexual abuse, including prevention resources, information about and for survivors of sexual abuse, professional organizations and more...

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Legal Services for Prisoners with Children

Legal Services for Prisoners with Children | Prisoners' Rights and Activism Info & Resources | Scoop.it

Legal support: consultations, litigation, solitary confinement, amicus briefs and more

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FAMM - welcome

FAMM - welcome | Prisoners' Rights and Activism Info & Resources | Scoop.it

FAMM (Families Against Mandatory Minimums) is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization fighting for fair and proportionate sentencing laws that allow judicial discretion while maintaining public safety.


6 Simple Ways to Support Sentencing Reform...

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Author Glenn Thomas Langohr's comment, July 19, 2013 12:09 PM
After serving 10 years in California prisons and 4 years in solitary confinement, I just spoke about that on PBS~ http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6csHeGqpe20 Tap this link for my Prison Books~ http://amzn.to/1bhqCUh I shined a light on Prison Overcrowding, the Hunger Strike, the lack of Rehabilitation and then pointed to a better way. To check out "My Hardest Step" in Print, being adapted for TV go here~ http://amzn.to/1930Lif
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The Innocence Project - Fix the System: What Can I Do?

The Innocence Project is a national litigation and public policy organization dedicated to exonerating wrongfully convicted people through DNA testing and reforming the criminal justice system to prevent future injustice

 

10 Things Anyone Can Do To Help Exonerate Innocent People and Prevent Wrongful Convictions...

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Assisting Families of Inmates, Inc.

The AFOI mission is to prevent the breakdown of relationships among inmates and their families by providing regular, meaningful visitation, support, referral and education services. Our services help families and loved ones throughout the period of incarceration and also prepare families for a successful transition when the inmate is released from prison back into our community.

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Prison Policy Initiative

RESOURCES - The Prison Policy Initiative edits a number of resource lists to help activists, journalists and policy makers make more effective use of the resources that already exist to advance the cause of criminal justice reform.

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PrisonerLife.com - Networking Prisoners, Prisons and the World

PrisonerLife.com - Networking Prisoners, Prisons and the World | Prisoners' Rights and Activism Info & Resources | Scoop.it

Created by prisoners and maintained by ex-offenders offering the public An Open and Uncensored Forum Networking Prisoners, Prisons and The World

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Author Glenn Thomas Langohr's comment, July 19, 2013 12:09 PM
After serving 10 years in California prisons and 4 years in solitary confinement, I just spoke about that on PBS~ http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6csHeGqpe20 Tap this link for my Prison Books~ http://amzn.to/1bhqCUh I shined a light on Prison Overcrowding, the Hunger Strike, the lack of Rehabilitation and then pointed to a better way. To check out "My Hardest Step" in Print, being adapted for TV go here~ http://amzn.to/1930Lif
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Thousand Kites

Thousand Kites | Prisoners' Rights and Activism Info & Resources | Scoop.it

Thousand Kites is an interactive arts project focused on the U.S. criminal justice system

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Author Glenn Thomas Langohr's comment, July 19, 2013 12:10 PM
After serving 10 years in California prisons and 4 years in solitary confinement, I just spoke about that on PBS~ http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6csHeGqpe20 Tap this link for my Prison Books~ http://amzn.to/1bhqCUh I shined a light on Prison Overcrowding, the Hunger Strike, the lack of Rehabilitation and then pointed to a better way. To check out "My Hardest Step" in Print, being adapted for TV go here~ http://amzn.to/1930Lif
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Just Detention International – Resources for Survivors of Prisoner Rape and Others

Just Detention International – Resources for Survivors of Prisoner Rape and Others | Prisoners' Rights and Activism Info & Resources | Scoop.it

Just Detention International seeks to end sexual violence committed against men, women, and children in all forms of detention. Please view our Resources page to find hope and support.

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NAACP LDF

NAACP LDF | Prisoners' Rights and Activism Info & Resources | Scoop.it

Search for information by issue, including school to prison pipeline, barriers to voting, access to justice, the war on drugs and many more...

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