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The creation of Social Purpose Corrections (SPC) was predicated on one key question -
What if 100% of prison net revenues were reinvested into drug/alcohol rehabilitation, onsite job training and education programs, accessible mental health and self-care treatment, mentorships, employee training, medical care, real world re-entry assistance, with the single goal of creating a sustainable correctional model that truly reduces the rates of incarceration and recidivism?
What does it mean to you to build a “compassionate prison”?
Our vision is to build a compassionate system, with compassionate prisons, and a compassionate incarceration culture. The United States has what's called a static culture or static security system, where it's lots of doors and gates and gas and razor wire, and when something goes bad, they just increase the static security of the facility to minimize the chances that it's going to happen again ...