Institute for Community Justice/Philadelphia FIGHT

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FIGHT offers prison linkage services to individuals living with HIV who are imprisoned within the Philadelphia Prison System. Linkage specialists are available for advocacy, support, education, and linkages to medical care and supportive services upon release. FIGHT’s Jonathan Lax Treatment Center offers expedited medical appointments for individuals returning home from jail. Case management, mental health and drug and alcohol treatment is also available.

Contact Hannah Zellman at 215-525-0460 x402 or zellman@fight.org for more information.

Project TEACH Outside is a 5 week long educational and activist training course designed for individuals living with HIV who have been recently released from prison or jail. Topics include living healthy with HIV, basic HIV treatment information, strategies for rebuilding our lives after imprisonment, stress management and wellness, accessing supportive services and AIDS and prison activism.

TEACH Outside starts soon! See more information and an application for the class or call Elisabeth Long or Teresa Sullivan at 215-525-0460.

Our Prison Support Program provides health education , advocacy and discharge

planning for individuals within the PPS. Through PSP we are able to work with people throughout their incarceration in the Philadelphia jails and their release back home to the community. Our Prison Support Specialists provide counseling, linkage to medical care and service coordination.

Contact Hannah Zellman at 215-525-0460 x402 or zellman@fight.org for more information.

Reentry Center

At our Reentry Center, we work to engage and empower all individuals impacted by mass imprisonment. Our staff coordinates skills-building and educational programs focused around continuing education, digital literacy, skills-building as well as art and creative expression.  Our Case Managers support individuals in accessing critical resources and information, provide counseling, and linkage to medical care and service coordination.

Our drop in center is a hub for reentry support – come and visit us!

Contact Kai Yohman at 215-525-0460 x409 or kyohman@fight.org for more information.

Computer Lab and Drop in Hours

Tuesday: 1-5 PM
Wednesday: 1-5 PM
Thursday: 1-5 PM
Friday: 1-5 PM

Kingdom Care Reentry Network

Faith Based Reentry Mentoring & Peaceful Surrender
Phone: 215.525.0460 x412

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