Press Enter to search.
Press ESC to close search.
Press Forward Slash '/' to focus search from anywhere.

Resolution on Health Care and Re-entry After Incarceration

June 10, 2017


In keeping with our mission, we are gravely concerned about the lack of health resources available to individuals upon release from correctional facilities.

Compared to the general public, incarcerated individuals have:

  • higher rates of chronic diseases (e.g., tuberculosis, heart disease, HIV, diabetes),
  • 3 times the rate of mental illness, and
  • 4 times the rate of substance abuse problems.

Read the full resolution:

Back to Top