The primary objective of the ACT Community Coalition on Corrections is to advocate for the development of a humane and effective corrections system which:
Seeks to address the systemic social and economic causes of
Minimises the harm to prisoners’ health and wellbeing
caused by the prison environment; and
Rehabilitates and re-integrates offenders into the
Is transparent and accountable to the community.
The ACT Community Coalition on
Corrections is a network of community organisations and interested individuals
which engages in systemic advocacy for corrections reform and the rights of
prisoners and their families in the ACT. The group includes members from a
diverse range of organisations and interests.
To this end, the Coalition has a
number of functions, which include: