Category: Women

Register for Webinar: Hot Topics in Managing Pregnant Women in Jail-Based Settings

Hosted by the National Sheriffs’ Association Pregnant women present a unique set of medical, social, logistical, and custody issues for jails. This webinar, presented by an ob-gyn who has worked in jails and on developing best practices guidelines, will highlight some of the challenges and opportunities for jails to safely and appropriately care for and …

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Register for Webinar: Enhancing Program Success and Sustainability for Women in the Justice System–Targeting System Change Strategies

Hosted by The Council of State Governments Justice Center with funding support from the U.S. Department of Justice’s Bureau of Justice Assistance Date: Thursday, Dec. 13 Time: 2–3:30 p.m. ET This webinar will cover system-level strategies to maximize outcomes for women in the criminal justice system and ensure the sustainability of gender-responsive services. To highlight these …

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Apply Now: Boulware Foundation Grants to Increase Economic Opportunities for Women and Girls

The Boulware Foundation is seeking applications to fund projects or programs focused on empowering women economically and moving them toward financial freedom. This includes promoting workforce and vocational skill development, financial literacy education, and entrepreneurship. In every case, women and girls must be the targeted beneficiary population. Letters of intent will be accepted on a rolling basis. Upon review, …

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