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.
One of 10 Forward Promise Innovation Grantees, the Evergreen State College’s educational program, Gateways, offers incarcerated youth the opportunity and support they need to complete their education.
April 27, 2014 | Human Capital Blog Post
For National Minority Health Month, RWJF Scholar Elizabeth Barnert blogs on the need to recognize to address the impact of incarceration on minority health.
April 25, 2014 | Human Capital Blog Post
For National Minority Health Month blog carnival, Raymond Perry blogs on serving minority communities.
July 23, 2009 | Story
Marlatt and colleagues conducted a study in a prison in Seattle in which inmates were given the opportunity to participate in a 10-day Vipassana meditation course.
January 1, 2003 | Program Results Report
Investigators at the University of New Mexico (UNM) studied the effectiveness of the San Juan County DWI Facility to deter drunken driving in San Juan County, N.M.