Lawsuits that challenge mental healthcare and medical care for incarcerated people advance in Illinois.

On Dec. 21, 2015, Molly, then 23 years old, climbed the fence of Logan Correctional Center in Lincoln, Illinois, where she had been incarcerated since 2013. (To protect Molly’s identity, only her first name is being used.)

“I’m not trying to escape, I just wanted to cut myself,” she told the officers, according to a […]

March 1st, 2019|News, Articles & Essays|0 Comments

Watch this Powerful Animation Video Produced by a PNAP Class at Stateville

Watch this video and hear the stories of prisoners at Stateville.

November 12th, 2018|News, Articles & Essays|0 Comments

Learn What’s Happening with the Hinda Helps Organization

Read about the work being done by Hinda Helps throughout Illinois.

November 12th, 2018|News, Articles & Essays|0 Comments

Northwestern launches prison education program, will provide college credits to inmates

Northwestern launches prison education program, will provide college credits to inmates

October 24th, 2018|News, Articles & Essays|0 Comments