This report summarizes what is known about the health of people in prison and jail, the health care they receive, and the effects of incarceration on public health and where and how improvements can be made.
October 25, 2014 | Program Results Report
From July 2010 through December 2013, the Allegheny County Jail Collaborative led a project that provided parenting classes and family support services for inmates and families to improve child well-being and reduce recidivism.
June 13, 2013 | New Public Health Post
A White House “Champions of Change” event yesterday honored 12 men and women who spent their careers improving the lives of children who have a parent in prison. Sesame Street released a toolkit to be distributed to jails, schools and therapists.