Incarcerated Mothers Law Project

June 23, 2016
There are two opportunities to see "Life After Life in Prison":"[These] powerful portraits capture life after decades in prison. Determined to convey their humanity, lawyer Sara Bennett photographed four women rebuilding their lives after long-term incarceration for murder." (Women in the World... Read more
June 7, 2016
VICELAND's new documentary series "Woman" (produced by Gloria Steinem) features an episode dealing with women and incarceration.Airing Tuesday, June 7th at 10 pm (and at other times during the week), it includes footage and interviews from Hour Children's programs in Long Island City and at the... Read more
July 31, 2015
VOLS' Incarcerated Mothers Law Project was mentioned in this post on Bustle. Bustle Article: 6 Organizations That Help Mothers, Because Clearly The Country Doesn't Make Their Needs A Priority Read more
October 20, 2014
Check out a screening of the film, "What I want my words to do to you" that brings us into the minds and hearts of the women incarcerated in New York’s Bedford Hills Correctional Facility, October 23, 2014, 6:30 - 9:30 pm. The screening will be followed by a Q&A with Eve Ensler, Donna Hylton... Read more
September 10, 2014
There are over 2 million men, women and children incarcerated in the United States. As the Correctional Association of New York celebrates its 170th anniversary please join them in September for the latest installment of the “States of Denial” series at the Brooklyn Museum. Read more
July 30, 2014
Though shackling pregnant prisoners is illegal in many states, it still occurs frequently. New York Times Article: In Labor, in Chains: The Outrageous Shackling of Pregnant Inmates Read more
July 1, 2014
Albert Samaha's June 10th article, "The Prisoner's Daughter" in The Village Voice provides a unique first-hand account of what it's like to have a parent in prison and the struggle to maintain a meaningful relationship through the eyes of Amanda Rosario, a college student, whose father has been... Read more