True Grit: An Innovative Program For Elderly Inmates

Harrison, Mary T.
December 2006
Corrections Today;Dec2006, Vol. 68 Issue 7, p46
The article offers information on True Grit, a structure living program implemented for elderly inmates at the Northern Nevada Correctional Center. The program aims to deal with the special physical, emotional and spiritual needs of geriatric inmates. The challenges encountered in implementing the program are explored. The impact of True Grit program is highlighted.


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