"My time as an intern with Sisters Returning Home has exposed me to the injustices of the prison-industrial complex and the insurmountable odds that returning citizens are faced with in their journey to return home and become productive members of society."
We offer a mentor program for the women who graduate from Sisters Returning Home in order to provide guidance and support during their early stages of re-entry into society. Mentors provide constructive feedback and create a vision of change for their mentees. Mentors are expected to meet the following commitments:
To become a mentor, fill out the interest form to the right of the page.
Sisters Returning Home offers many ways for you to get involved and help out.
Check out some of our volunteer, internship and mentor opportunities then contact us to find out more and express your interest. Don't have a lot of time but still want to help? There are plenty of other ways to donate.
We are seeking volunteers with experience in the following fields:
We partner with the following universities and colleges to provide internship and volunteer opportunities:
"Sisters Returning Home has challenged me to gain a better perspective on social justice issues that I had never really thought about previously. Through my service on site, I have witnessed only a few of the struggles that unfairly face women as they assimilate back into society after incarceration. SRH is one of the most eye-opening volunteer activities that I have participated in."
There's always something new going on at Sisters Returning Home. Part of our mission is to advocate for legislation that promotes prison reform and to educate our community. Check out what we are working on under About Us.
"It truly means a lot to have people this amazing in my corner to help & support me and to push me in the right direction."
"I wish there were more people out there who advocated for women returning home like you do!"
"You guys are angels from heaven."
Sisters Returning Home
302 W. Schoolhouse Lane
Philadelphia, PA 19144
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Sisters Returning Home is a community faith-based non-profit who partners with a number of organizations including local and civic leaders who see a future for offenders. Our vision is to see former female offenders become productive citizens and contributors to their community and society at large.