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October 2023 Archive

October 31, 2023 12:00 AM
By: DOC Staff

Bureau of Community Corrections reentrants carved and painted pumpkins for a fun and festive activity in October...


Tags: Phoenix
October 30, 2023 12:00 AM
By: DOC Staff

SCI Phoenix celebrated Global Peer Support Celebration Day to recognize the important role Certified Peer Specialists...


Tags: Dallas
October 30, 2023 12:00 AM
By: DOC Staff

On Oct. 25, SCI Dallas Correctional Health Care Administrator Gola attended the Fall 2023 Career Fair at the Wilkes-Barre Area Career...


Tags: Fayette
October 30, 2023 12:00 AM
By: DOC Staff

The SCI Fayette Mural Arts program completed and installed murals in the gym/barbershop hallway. The theme was sports...


Tags: Waymart
October 27, 2023 12:00 AM
By: DOC Staff

SCI Waymart hosted the Bureau of Reentry’s Creative Writing Workshop led by...


Tags: Dallas
October 27, 2023 12:00 AM
By: DOC Staff

On Oct. 13, SCI Dallas celebrated the graduation of its most recent Certified Peer Specialist class with a ceremony held in the school...


Tags: Phoenix
October 26, 2023 12:00 AM
By: DOC Staff

While incarcerated at SCI Forest, an inmate saw some of his peers painting and was interested in giving it a try...


Tags: Camp Hill
October 24, 2023 12:00 AM
By: DOC Staff

The SCI Camp Hill Inmate Service Organization (ISO) held its first ever Field Day on Oct. 7. The event raised more than $2,000...


October 23, 2023 12:00 AM
By: DOC Staff

​After a multi-year coordination effort, the first Native American Sweat Lodge and Sacred Area was built at SCI Benner Township...


October 23, 2023 12:00 AM
By: DOC Staff

​On Sept. 20, SCI Benner Township held its first 7th Annual Volunteer Banquet — but its first since the COVID-19 pandemic...