Across the country women’s prisons have nursery programs. How are these programs run? funded? How often do the women prisoners get to spend time with their children?
Listen to this Blog Talk Radio interview with Chandra Villanueva, a Policy Associate at the Women’s Prison Association (WPA) and author of WPA’s new report on prison nursery programs. This radio show also interviews Tina Reynolds, founder of Women on the Rise Telling HerStory (WORTH), an association of women who have been empowered by personal experiences to advocate for policy changes that create barriers for women and their families during and after incarceration.