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Women Offender Programs and Issues

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Healing The Relationship Between Federally Sentenced Women And Communities

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A Selection of Program Examples

• Alternatives to Violence Program (AVP), Ontario.

• Atlantic Volunteer Program for Community Integration, New Brunswick.

• Circles of support for the community re-integration of warrant expiry sex offenders, Toronto, Ontario

• Citizen Advocates for Justice, Inc., New York, N.Y.

• Community Initiatives Committee, Burnaby Correctional Center for Women, B.C.

• Continuité famille auprès des détenues (CFAD), Montréal, Québec.

• Justice Works Community, Mothers in Prison Project, Brooklyn, N.Y.

• Lay Advocacy for Women in Prison Project, National Council of the Churches of Christ in the U.S.A.

• LINC, Burnaby, B.C.

• National Network for Women in Prison, California, U.S.A.

• Nine programs rated as successful in reducing women's imprisonment by Chesney-Lind and Immarigeon (1992).

• P-2 Program, Montréal, Québec.

• Project Another Chance, Inc., The Right-On Telephone Support Line, Kingston, Ontario.

• The Community Chaplaincy Project of Coverdale Courtwork Services, Halifax, N.S.

• The London Community Parole Project, London, Ontario.

• Strength in Sisterhood (S.I.S.), Vancouver, B.C.

• Victim Offender Mediation Program (VOMP), Langley, B.C.