Coronavirus (COVID-19) Updates
We are committed to giving you credible and timely information about the Coronavirus as it relates to the PA correctional facilities. To do this, we’ve created a landing page where you can access resources, updates, submit a question and see responses in the FAQ’s section. We will be updating this page regularly with relevant information. Check back regularly.
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The mission of the Pennsylvania Prison Society is to advocate for humane prisons and a rational approach to criminal justice.
At the same time the need in our community has dramatically increased, the revenue we depend on has decreased.
To help bridge the gap, The Pennsylvania Prison Society has established the 1787 Emergency Fund.
Your gift today will help fund our critical work during this time.
IN ONE MONTH, more than 230 inmates and family members contact the Society for help.
IN ONE YEAR, friends & family take more than 2,300 rides on Society buses to visit incarcerated loved ones.
FOR MORE THAN 230 YEARS, the Society has led the nation in calling for a just and humane criminal justice system.
Due to the COVID-19 crisis, our transportation service has been temporarily suspended.
The Family Transportation Services Program offers affordable bus services from Philadelphia to all Pennsylvania state correctional institutions (excluding SCIs Camp Hill, Chester, and Graterford).