About us

Our mission

To transform the that way incarcerated people die through education, advocacy, and training to support their incarcerated peers as caregivers and grief companions.

What we do

We are developing a humanitarian, cost-effective, and restorative justice solution to ensure that those aging and dying in prison receive compassionate care.

We focus on:

  • Community engagement
  • Direct-in-prison training
  • Training others to replicate our model
  • Policy advocacy and outreach

What we do

We are developing a humanitarian, cost-effective, and restorative justice solution to ensure that those aging and dying in prison receive compassionate care.

We focus on:

  • Community engagement
  • Direct-in-prison training
  • Training others to replicate our model
  • Policy advocacy and outreach

What we do

We are developing a humanitarian, cost-effective, and restorative justice solution to ensure that those aging and dying in prison receive compassionate care.

We focus on:

  • Community engagement
  • Direct-in-prison training
  • Training others to replicate our model
  • Policy advocacy and outreach

“Each time an incarcerated person has the opportunity to reconnect to their humanity by showing and receiving compassion, it transforms the prison community and has a ripple effect on the families and communities connected to those in prison.”

— Ladybird Morgan

Humane Prison Hospice Project is a program of Commonweal.