Healing the relationship between federally sentenced women and communities: summary

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Resource Language: 
English
Media Type: 
Online
Author: 
Church Council on Justice and Corrections
Publisher: 
Correctional Service of Canada
Publication Date: 
1995
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Summarizes the full discussion paper entitled: Healing the relationship between federally sentenced women and communities. Summarizes discussion of the theoretical and philosophical basis for the proposed Community Advocacy model. This model promotes a federal strategy to implement a provincial community-based, pre-sentencing process to promote minimal incarceration for Federally Sentenced Women (FSW) through increased community participation. Concludes with recommendations for the establishment of a National Advisory Committee and resources needed to establish regional voluntary advisory networks.