As ct legislature convenes for 2021, impacted people & community groups call on lawmakers to cut correctional populations, shut down prisons, and invest the savings into communities most impacted by mass incarceration

Posted on January 06, 2021 Wednesday, January 6th, 2020 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact:   Kenyatta Thompson, | (860) 937-6094 Sumeet Sharma, | (646) 591-9483 Follow on Twitter @KatalCenter | #CutShutINVEST   As CT Legislature Convenes for 2021, Impacted People & Community Groups Call on Lawmakers to CUT Correctional Populations, SHUT Down Prisons, and INVEST the Savings Into Communities […]

Healthy & Just ct

The goals of Healthy & Just CT are to: Strengthen the field of criminal justice reform by facilitating intersectional collaborations; Identify and discuss resources for collective action on criminal justice reform; Coordinate work that increases the role and leadership of people directly impacted. WHEN September 12, 2019 at 11am – 12:30pm WHERE Katal Center for Health, Equity, and […]

Katal Center Statement on the Deadly White Supremacist Mass Shooting in Buffalo

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Sunday, May 15, 2022 Contact:  Yonah Zeitz, | (347) 201-2769 Follow on Twitter @KatalCenter  Katal Center Responds to Deadly White Supremacist Mass Shooting in Buffalo  Buffalo, NY: Yesterday, a white supremacist gunman drove over 200 miles to a predominantly Black neighborhood in Buffalo with the clear intent of killing Black people. […]

CT Apprentice Community Organizer

Deadline to Apply: Applications will be reviewed immediately and will be accepted until filled. Location: Hartford, CT: periodically remote due to COVID-19. Applicants must be based in the Greater Hartford area and be able to work out of our Hartford office. About us: Katal works to strengthen the people, policies, institutions, and movements that advance health, […]

Press Release: #FreeThemNowCT Action at the Capitol

Katal Center Equity, Health, and Justice  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Wednesday, May 4th, 2022 Contact:   Yonah Zeitz, | (347) 201-2768 Follow on Twitter @KatalCenter | ##FreeThemNowCT  #FreeThemNowCT Campaign, Community Groups, Families, and Directly Impacted People Rally Outside the Capital to Demand Lawmakers Protect Incarcerated People from COVID-19 Lawmakers and Governor Lamont Cannot End Session Without […]

What are technical violations of probation and parole?

When people are accused of technical violations of their probation or parole, the punitive consequences are often severe and life-altering. But what are technical violations and why should states handle them differently?

CT Community Organizer

Deadline to Apply: Applications will be reviewed immediately and will be accepted until filled.