Policy Hearing: Ending the Unethical Use of Solitary Confinement in PA

Policy Hearing: Ending the Unethical Use of Solitary Confinement in PA

At the request of Pennsylvania Senator John Kane (D- Chester/Delaware) and state Representative Tina Davis (D- Bucks), the Pennsylvania Senate Democratic Policy Committee will hold a hybrid in person and virtual public hearing to discuss the use of solitary confinement on Pennsylvania prisoners. The hearing will include experts to discuss the psychological impact on inmates and legislative proposals to end the practice of solitary confinement in the commonwealth. 

Overdose Awareness Vigil

Overdose Awareness Vigil

Join Senator Kane, Senator Kearney, and other elected officials to honor the lives we have lost to overdoses. The vigil will take place on August 31 at 7:00 pm at the Delaware County Courthouse at 201 W Front Street, Media, PA. If you have any questions, call our district offices at 610-447-5845 or 610-510-8252.

Addiction Resource Fair

Addiction Resource Fair

Join us on Thursday, September 30 for an Addiction Resource Fair from 4-6 pm. The event will be held outdoors in a tent – Rain or Shine at 381 Brinton Lake Road in Thornton. Local organizations will provide resources for folks struggling with addiction and information about treatment options. We will also have a Narcan demonstration and distribution on-site. 

For more information, call 610-447-5845.