Bob Flanagan at Worcester State forum http://www.telegram.com/article/20151027/NEWS/151029208/101366
Gordon and Gwen Davis
Organizer RJ event 14
RJ Forum 15
WHAC award Rev. Encarnacion Sarai Rivera O'Day
Last week, WHAC was pleased to offer testimony to the joint committee on the judiciary about the need for comprehensive criminal justice reform measures, and restorative justice.
Restorative Justice advocates gathered yesterday to provide testimony to the Joint Committee of Children, Families, and Persons with Disabilities as they consider a restorative justice measure statewide! Thanks to everyone who came, we had a great turn out.
WHAC members attended the Harm Reduction panel at the Statehouse, providing support for the advocacy and education of the Harm Reduction caucus around the impact of Restorative Justice, potentially statewide and also locally in our schools.
There are many ways you can support WHAC’s work! You can join our effort to advocate and educate for the adoption of restorative justice, attend our meetings, and donate. Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or 508 736-4911. Please email our organizer Bob Flanagan with a request to be added onto the WHAC email list.
After a year of work, WHAC is proud to announce the first edition of the Coming Home Worcester Directory is complete. www.cominghomeworcester.org. This resource will be updated annually and is intended to link returning inmates to community resources as an important step to prevent recidivism and improve the quality of life. A print edition for […]