Coalition for Women Prisoners

Join a Committee

The Coalition for Women Prisoners has three Committees that meet monthly. Coalition and Committee membership is open to all interested individuals. To get involved with the work of a particular committee, please contact Anisah Sabur, Women in Prison Project Assistant, at 212-254-5700, ext. 344 or asabur[at]

  • Conditions and Reentry Committee works to improve conditions inside prison and eliminate barriers facing women when they return home.
  • Incarcerated Mothers Committee focuses on helping mothers in prison and their children maintain bonds and relationships.
  • Violence Against Women Committee focuses on changing the criminal justice system’s response to survivors of domestic violence and abuse.