COVID-19 in Correctional Facility: Answers, Advice and Actions



AMEND has partnered with several organizations to create Information for Residents of Correctional Facilities: Frequently Asked Questions about the COVID-19 Vaccine.

For our full Vaccine FAQ download the sharable PDF and social media graphics by clicking on the links below.

COVID19 Vaccine FAQ: for residents of correctional facilities

COVID19 Vaccine FAQ: for residents of correctional facilities in California

COVID19 Vaccine FAQ: for residents of correctional facilities in California (en espanol, not updated with Johnson & Johnson information)

Johnson & Johnson COVID19 Vaccine FAQ: for residents of correctional facilities

Johnson & Johnson COVID19 Vaccine FAQ: for residents of correctional facilities (en espanol)

Additional Resources

Requesting Compassionate Release during COVID-19
Understand the Difference: Solitary Confinement vs. Medical Isolation

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Specialized Guidance

 

We are here for you! Click below for resources designed for each member of the correctional community. Please share your requests and needs with us via email.


CalPROTECT

CalPROTECT aims to document and assess capacity in California state prisons to respond to COVID-19, and provide recommendations that prioritize the dignity, health, and wellbeing of currently incarcerated people, staff, and surrounding communities.  Click here to find out more about the team, and the work they are doing.

 


Amend Webinars

COVID-19 and Youth Detention Settings

Ethical Use of Medical Isolation to Reduce COVID-19 Transmission

CA Senate Testimony

Geriatrics Grand Rounds Presentation

 


Amend Publications about COVID