Together with Brookdale Center for Healthy Aging, JASA, United Neighborhood Houses, the Osborne Association, and other leading older adult services providers, the People’s Campaign for Parole Justice is organizing a Parole Justice is Elder Justice Advocacy Day in Albany on May 10th. Together, these bills will help to end the abuse and neglect of older adults languishing in prisons that are dangerously ill-equipped to meet their unique needs. Sign up, below…
Location: Bedford Playhouse Theater, 633 Old Post Rd, Bedford, NY 10506
Jose Saldaña, RAPP Executive Director
Mark Shervington, RAPP Statewide Advocacy Associate
Dorothy Muller, Founder, Woman 2 Woman & Former Chaplain, Bedford Hills CF
Michelle Lewin, Parole Preparation Project, Executive Director
Roslyn Smith, RAPP Community Leader
Brandon Holmes, NYCLU, Hudson Valley Regional Director
Join MOVEMENT FOR BLACK LIVES to learn about federal clemency as a powerful tool to repair current and past harms to Black people and to weaken the systems that subject our people to surveillance and punitive policies under the guise of safety. Clemency is a critical tool that should be better leveraged to free our political prisoners, aging populations, and other vulnerable individuals in prison who need to be brought home…
Join us at the Nassau County Legislature, 1550 Franklin Avenue, Mineola
This meeting falls right between our two advocacy days in April and May. If you have yet to attend, this will be the second to last meeting before the Albany session ends — so please join!
On April 25, the beginning of National Crime Victims Week, we’ll partner with some of New York’s largest victim and survivor advocacy groups and service providers on our second Parole Justice & Survivor Justice Advocacy Day. This will be an in-person Advocacy Day at the State Capitol. Buses to Albany, food, and more will be provided. Register below.
We’ll be discussing this month’s Advocacy Days, upcoming screenings of “The Interview,” and door knocking! You don’t want to miss it!
Rally in support of parole justice on Long Island, in NYC, Westchester, Albany, and Rochester!
Senator Kevin Thomas’s office, 990 Stewart Ave., Garden City, NY 11530 • For more information, follow The Long Island Social Justice Action Network (@LISJAN_19 & #bailreform) • BAIL REFORM SAVES LIVES!
After postponing our door-knocking efforts this winter due to Covid-19, we’re relaunching this critical work! Knock on doors in NYC, Westchester, Rockland, the Hudson Valley, Syracuse, Rochester, Buffalo, Capitol District, or on Long Island. Training and refreshments provided.
633 Third Avenue, Manhattan (at 40th St).
VIRTUAL TOWN HALL • BAIL REFORM, DISCOVERY, RAISE THE AGE, CLEAN SLATE AND OTHER CRIMINAL JUSTICE PROVISIONS IN THE BUDGET