March 11, 2022
First Lady Frances Wolf reiterated the Wolf Administration’s commitment to criminal justice reform and restorative justice while visiting three Philadelphia-based organizations that provide women’s reentry services.
February 14, 2022
First Lady Frances Wolf, the Department of Coorections and the Department of Human Services today announced a new partnership with the Tuttleman Foundation and Genesis Birth Services to bring doula services to women who are pregnant while incarcerated.
February 08, 2022
After transforming the state’s budget from a severe shortfall to a record surplus over seven years, Governor Tom Wolf today outlined his vision for a generational investment in education and to raise wages, attract innovative industries and create good jobs that will make Pennsylvania an even better place to live and work. While this is his final budget speech before the General Assembly, Governor Wolf said he plans to spend every day continuing to fight […]
February 02, 2022
First Lady Frances Wolf hosted Women in Reentry: Diversionary Programs, the seventh and final in a series of virtual conversations with reentry and restorative justice advocates. The panel discussed the importance and effectiveness of diversionary programs, how they can be utilized as an alternative to prison, and why they are especially beneficial for women. Panelists included: Judge Christy Fawcett, Mental Health Wellness Court of York County Brinda Penyak, Deputy Director of the County Commissioners Association of […]
December 15, 2021
First Lady Frances Wolf hosted Women In Reentry: Employment, the fourth in a series of virtual conversations with reentry advocates.