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Posted by on Jul 24, 2014

Pilot program supports formerly incarcerated women Philadelphia Tribune July 17, 2014 Experts in the field of corrections and sentencing reform say the United States incarcerates a...

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Posted by on Jul 3, 2014

We are thrilled to announce that Mothers in Charge members are going to be featured on the Oprah Winfrey Network’s “Our America” with Lisa Ling next Thursday July...

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From Dorothy's Desk

Posted by on Jul 3, 2014

I invite you to support a new Mothers in Charge pilot program Women Working For A Change (WW4C). This program will provide on the job training and support to women returning from...

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Posted by on Dec 19, 2012

by Dorothy Johnson-Speight, MHS, LPC. From Faces of Courage My son Khaaliq was my firstborn, my only son. As a parent I wanted him to have the best. I wanted him to be a productive...

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2014 National Conference

Register now for the 2014 Second Annual Conference: The Cost of Pain.
May 12-14, 2014. Register at

Advocating for Common Sense Gun Laws

On Saturday, November 16, 2013, Ms. Dorothy Johnson-Speight will be one of the featured speakers at the Stefan Presser Memorial Social Justice Shabbat 2013: “Advocating for Common Sense Gun Laws!” This event will be held at the Germantown Jewish Centre: 400 West Ellet Street, Philadelphia, PA  19119. Ms. Johnson-Speight will be joined by Dr. Cheryl...