Please join us for a community conversation with our state reps that sponsored The Dignity Act. We need your voices to help get this package of legislation passed.
Several of the bills in the Dignity Act:
Provide alternative postpartum housing for women in prison; bill sponsored by Rep. Patty Kim, D-Dauphin,
Require state prisons to provide free feminine hygiene items to all women in prison; bill sponsored by Rep. Isabella Fitzgerald, D-Phila.
Free monthly phone calls to incarcerated parents; bill sponsored by Rep. Donna Bullock, D-Phila.
Create a system to help people in prison register for all available benefits before release; bill sponsored by Rep. Joanna McClinton, D-Phila.
Trauma- Informed Care- in general the director shall provide trauma informed care to each person who is diagnosed with trauma bill sponsored by Rep Summer Lee, D-Allegheny