Adopt-a-Prison

Adopt-a-Prison
Imagine prisons as places of education, healing and community. Imagine camaraderie between prison residents and correctional officers.

We have a comprehensive plan to bring compassion, trauma-informed and trauma-responsive tools to everyone on both sides of the bars in prisons. To get involved or for more information, please contact us today.

Incarecerated caucasian man outside smiling and waving
African American man with big smile in prison

The project includes:

  • 6-part Trauma-informed curriculum for incarcerated men and women
  • 8-part Trauma-responsive training for correctional officers and staff
  • Educational programming via digital tablets
  • Computer Center - Digital Literacy classes to prepare residents for a changing world
  • Compassion Library - Trauma-theory and trauma healing authors highlighted
  • Art Supplies
  • Musical Instruments
  • Gardening boxes, etc
  • Quiet Room - including beautifying furniture and art for the walls of the common space
  • Yoga Mats and blocks
  • Photography center - Digital Cameras - Printers
Please consider contributing today

CPP is a grassroots, 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. We value every donation, no amount is too small. Your contribution directly funds CPP's projects and operations which support our mission to transform prisons and communities through compassionate action. All donations are tax deductible.

Compassion Prison Project © 2021. All Rights Reserved. Photography by Vivianne Nacif.

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