The Amend Team is developing real-time strategies and guidance for correctional facilities grappling with the life threatening challenges of COVID-19.

Amend Guidance & Tools

COVID-19 in Jails and Prisons: Essential Information for Non-Medical Correctional Staff: The webinar above was created by Amend at UCSF and their team of physicians and correctional and public health experts. It provides up-to-date information on COVID-19 specifically for non-medical correctional staff. It was recorded on April 2, 2020. If you have questions or concerns that you would like us to address, please contact our program manager, Kevin Reeder at We will update this material regularly. You can also sign up for our newsletter here.

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Comprehensive recommendations for elected officials, correctional system leadership, correctional healthcare providers, and incarcerated patients and their families will be added frequently so continue to check this page for updates. Please visit our CONTACT page to share a need, tell your story, provide feedback, or request assistance.

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