Support to the TGIJP Leadership Academy by training incarcerated and formerly incarcerated TGI people throughout the state of California in basic legislative advocacy skills.
Legal mail and emergency line which responds to an average of 100 legal letters a month providing legal assistance, and 25 emergency calls a month to respond to emergent legal needs or immediate safety concerns.
Assistance obtaining parole by sending support letters to institutions and offering housing, and employment through placement in our re-entry program.
Representation for Clemency Applications and Clemency support for release.
Advocacy for transfer to safer prison or housing within a prison pursuant to SB 132.
Assistance filing complaints under the Prison Rape Elimination Act and through prison administrative appeals processes
Submission of complaints to U.S. Department of Justice Office of the Inspector General for retaliation from filing complaints under the Prison Rape Elimination Act and US and State Constitutions.
Litigation of incidents of transphobia, abuse, torture, discrimination, against institutional employees and institutions.
Assistance with name and gender marker updates.
Participatory defense support for criminal charges linked to acts of self defense and survival.
Co-Sponsorship of the California TGI Policy Coalition (CTPA), a coalition comprised only of TGI led organizations, and TGIJP employee positions in the steering committee with community members most impacted, including, incarcerated and formerly incarcerated TGI people in California to develop and pass groundbreaking legislation to bring resources to TGI communities: