Surviving Prison in California: Advice By and For Transgender Women|First Edition
| Cataloged on:
Jan. 07, 2013
ANNOTATION: 'This guide was created because trans women imprisoned in the SF [San Francisco] jails expressed a need for detailed information about going to prison or back to prison after not having been there in a long time' (p. 1). This guide is not only extremely valuable for trans women but for those working with them. Being aware of the issues impacting trans women will make it much easier to understand and effectively manage this population. Information and tips are provided for housing and classification, protecting oneself, education and empowerment, dress code, health, and other resources.