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May 2020 Archive

Tags: DOC
May 14, 2020 12:00 AM
By: Sue McNaughton

Dedication and commitment don't simply end when a person retires, and COVID-19 has shown the Pennsylvania Department of Corrections...


Tags: DOC
May 09, 2020 12:00 AM
By: DOC Staff

From the very start of the COVID-19 pandemic, the mental health of staff and of those individuals confined has been at the forefront...


May 08, 2020 12:00 AM
By: DOC Staff

On May 1, SCI Coal Township staff delivered a variety of hygiene items to local school districts...


Tags: Waymart
May 07, 2020 12:00 AM
By: DOC Staff

SCI Waymart recognized and commended Captain John Oliver on his Detached Duty assignment from April 5-May 1...


Tags: Pine Grove
May 06, 2020 12:00 AM
By: DOC Staff

SCI Pine Grove is holding an "ongoing" food drive to support the Indiana County Community Action Program (ICCAP)...


Tags: Waymart
May 06, 2020 12:00 AM
By: DOC Staff

A Gift of Voice, in partnership with Safer Foundation, hosted an innovative method of delivering a national conference online...


Tags: DOC
May 05, 2020 12:00 AM
By: Sue McNaughton

When COVID-19 hit, one of the best things the DOC did was to expand the video visitation program...


Tags: Pine Grove
May 04, 2020 12:00 AM
By: DOC Staff

On April 29, SCI Pine Grove's Beyond the Fence Inmate Organization decided during the COVID-19 pandemic that the money they raised...


May 03, 2020 12:00 AM
By: DOC Staff

Taylor Scida, Quehanna Boot Camp's dental hygienist, recently donated part of her liver through UPMC's Living Liver Donor Program...


Tags: Waymart
May 02, 2020 12:00 AM
By: DOC Staff

Under Deputy Bassett's leadership, SCI Waymart uses innovative programs from the Forensic Treatment Center Activities Department to...