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A block party showcases possibilities for women after incarceration

Visitors at The Women’s Building Block Party yesterday wrote their visions for the new Women’s Building. Responses read, “Liberation!” “Justice!” and “Equality!” Photo by Claire Tighe Formerly incarcerated women and their advocates filled a Chelsea street yesterday for the second annual Women’s Building Block Party. The block party was on West 20th Street, in the shadow of Bayview Correctional Facility, a […]


A second chance for formerly incarcerated women

The WPA helps women reunite with their children, find employment, and reestablish themselves after leaving the criminal justice system.