After a national search, Impact Justice, which operates the Prison Rape Elimination Act (PREA) Resource Center (PRC) through a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Department of Justice, has selected Dana Shoenberg to serve as the next director of the PRC and its PREA programs.
What we do
Working to eliminate sexual abuse in confinement by assisting the fields of correction, detention, and law enforcement, as well as community and family stakeholders.
How to use this site
This website is designed to serve multiple audiences, including correctional administrators, management, and line staff; sheriffs and officers; community corrections personnel; juvenile detention administrators and staff; PREA auditors; advocates; and survivors and their families. Learn more about using the site.
If you work for an adult or juvenile corrections or law enforcement agency interested in PREA implementation and compliance, start with our implementation section.
If you're looking for resources, training tools, or a PREA-related publication, you'll find a comprehensive set of materials in our library.
If you need information about the PREA audit process or are interested in becoming a PREA auditor yourself, you'll find everything you need in our audit section.
Find new additions and highlighted materials from the PRC's library below.
The application for the 2023 auditor training is now open and available to interested applicants.
The PRC is seeking facilities to host training audits for the Field Training Program (FTP) in 2023.
Catch up on PREA-related news coverage from around the country.
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This section of our website is designed to assist individuals who have experienced sexual abuse or sexual harassment while in confinement and family members or loved ones of these individuals.