Criminal Justice and Law

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Criminal Justice and Law

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Resources about incarcerated and justice involved womxn, as well as law-related resources for womxn.

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The Benedict Center
Based in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, The Benedict Center provides community-based substance abuse and mental health treatment, education and support to women in the criminal justice system so they can live safer and healthier lives for themselves, their…

The Demeter Foundation, Inc. (TDF)
TDF's mission is advocating and educating for the humane treatment and civil rights of incarcerated and formerly incarcerated women in Wisconsin. To reduce recidivism and gain ​self-empowerment, healing and strength.

Education & Title IX
A resource from National Women’s Law Center discussing the importance of girl’s and women’s education.

Feminist Majority Foundation’s Education Equality Program, Title IX Resources
A PDF listing of organizations and websites that are working to ensure education equality.

FIDA Kenya: Federation of Women Lawyers
FIDA Kenya is the premier women’s rights organization in Kenya which for over 32 years has offered free legal aid to over 320,000 women and their children.

Know Your IX
A national survivor-run, student-driven campaign to end campus sexual violence. Know Your IX fills the gap between the law on the books and survivors on the ground: they work to educate fellow students about their rights and empower them to take…

National Association of Women and the Law (NAWL)<br /><br />
An incorporated not-for-profit feminist organization that promotes the equality rights of women in Canada through legal education, research, and law reform advocacy.

National Black Women’s Justice Institute (NBWJI)
A nonprofit organization focused on reducing racial and gender disparities across the justice continuum affecting cisgender and transgender Black women, girls, and their families, by conducting research, providing technical assistance, engaging in…

National Center for Women &amp; Policing
promotes increasing the numbers of women at all ranks of law enforcement as a strategy to improve police response to violence against women, reduce police brutality and excessive force, and strengthen community policing reforms.

National Resource Center on Justice-Involved Women
Mission is to provide guidance and support to criminal justice professionals – and to promote evidence-based, gender-responsive policies and practices – in order to reduce the number and improve the outcomes of women involved in the criminal justice…
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