updates 2015: anti-shackling

Together, we MONITORED violations of the anti-shackling law & TOOK ACTION. We CONNECTED all in the jail where we work with legal partners in the event that rights were infringed. We became so WELL KNOWN that we were called to assist people birthing at other facilities across the state! Advised all and introduced our legal … Read more

updates 2015: expanded programming

Together we EXPANDED PROGRAMMING with currently incarcerated people. 5 births  | 3 abortions  | 21 pregnancies doula care | childbirth education Mothers Among Us (MAU) Explored reproductive justice, contextualizing members’ stories in the oppressive system, personal healing, and organizing methods with 29 members of Mothers Among Us (MAU) At members’ request, we lengthened MAU sessions … Read more