2022RI Criminal Justice Reform Convening
Updated: May 22
Reentry Campus Program invites all Criminal Justice Reform shareholders to join us in celebrating the release of RCP's "Guide for Replication" by coming together and discussing the importance of reform and learning about the actions that are underway.
Discussion & Insight
What does “True Freedom” look like?
The Return of Pell and Pathway Programs
Current Efforts Underway
School to Prison Pipeline, PBS
Stop Torture Campaign, DARE
Keynote Speaker - ROXXANNE NEWMAN
Roxxanne Newman is an early-career research scientist at the People, Place, and Health Collective at the Brown School of Public Health. Having been previously incarcerated and in long-term recovery from substance use for the last ten years, Roxxanne has been a fierce and dedicated advocate for the recovery and justice-involved communities, calling for changes in public policy, law, and education that will remove the barriers that prevent people from moving forward. Her primary mission is to combat the stigma of substance use disorder, recovery, and previous justice involvement by providing living proof that recovery is possible and people deserve second chances..
Date: Friday, May 27th
Time: 9am- 3:30pm
Location: RI Nursing Education Center located at 350 Eddy Street Providence RI, 02903