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Fourth Quarter News Letter. Incarceration Hurts-We Foster Healing

DC Project Connect  The Connect Newsletter FALL ISSUE  2019  Click   Drag to View  DCPC is approaching a 5 -year Anniversa...
DCPC holds that family support is one of the most effective reentry strategies  DCPC assists families with staying connect...
endeavor to meet the requirements of their academic curriculum.  In this Issue   Attorney General Karl Racine addressed th...
said such matters further challenge the District government   s authority and autonomy. DCPC CEO   President Addressed the...
 Federal Bureau of Prison subsistence fees place financial strains on residence at area halfway houses.  Dr. Hart-Johnson ...
 Solitary Confinement practices in state and federal prisons and jails demand more scrutiny from the general public and la...
 Several DCPC Executive staff and volunteers attended Prison Rape Elimination Act  PREA  training. DCPC updated their Fede...
 DC Project Connect Executive is on the Board and Executive Staff of the International Coalition for Children of Incarcera...
of loss, but rather of transformative hope, courage, and accomplishment in-spite of her parental circumstances. DCPC wishe...
means of bonding and allow children a way to share their experiences growing-up with their incarcerated mother father. Chi...
The Correctional Treatment Facility  CFT , previously operated by contractor, only services low and medium category indivi...
his own trail, as well as court documents and other criminal justice proceedings.  grandparents, foster care    the may re...
A lurking hurdle for many of these individuals are hefty financial obligations that may hamper their efforts for successfu...
analyses, jury fees, and the costs of incarceration  Fines   Fees that Keep Prisoners Poor, 2016 .  safe space and maintai...
restorative justice initiatives. At its core, SAO will focus on rehabilitation  rather than punishment . In this regard, B...
Bill of Rights for the Children of Prisoners  1. To be kept save and informed of my parent   s condition  2. Input in deci...
with parent  8. Pre-adult assistance to a relationshi p with my parents  Legacy, Our Possibilities,    featured the larges...
a subsistence fee paid directly to the RRC contractor to contribute toward the cost of their confinement.  BOP 7320.01, 73...
especially after being away from their communities for a year or more      Societal stigma associated with incarceration m...
Corrections officials use solitary confinement for multiple reasons including to curb violence, behavior issues, mental la...
data collected on housing practices in state and federal prison institutions. DCPC believes the use of solitary confinemen...
    Others shared the value of education and job training programs.     Returned citizens spoke about possible services be...
The research team interviewed parents and caregivers predominantly in Washington DC, Baltimore, MD, and Richmond VA. to un...
Dr. Hart-Johnson interviewed Gordon Jackson, Vice President, Core Services Group DC  Core  at a committee meeting. Core wa...
DC Project Connect  Participates in the Annual Career Day Event at the Andrew Jackson Academy  Geoff Johnson, DCPC Executi...
participate in this event. Hopefully, something said by DCPC and the other participants will resonate with the students to...