Forty days ago, the coronavirus arrived at the Wynne Prison Unit in Huntsville, TX. We knew it was here because men started falling out and everyone was manifesting the symptoms that were being warned about on television such as dry coughing, fever, an inability to breathe and extreme fatigue.
Many in society believe rehabilitation comes from within the penal system. But who really rehabilitates who? Most Rehabilitation comes from prisoners themselves, with support from the outside. Click below to listen to the wife of Willie Fleming, Candace Fleming, to tell their story.
The offender family hotline is open from 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. to assist family and friends who may have questions or report issues regarding COVID-19. 1-844-476-1289 (in-state calls only) 1-936-437-4927 (out-of-state calls) firstname.lastname@example.org TDCJ’s Health Services Division’s Patient Liaison Program and our Correctional Managed Healthcare partners at the University of Texas Medical Branch and […]
COVID-19 Medical Hotlines
Come people won’t know exactly how this has affected them for a long time.