Other Organizations


ACLU Stop Solitary

The ACLU Stop Solitary campaign focuses on solitary confinement for both adults and juveniles. Resources and advocacy tools can be found here.

Connecticut Stop Solitary

The Stop Solitary CT campaign, a program of the National Religious Campaign Against Torture (NRCAT), aims to end the use of solitary confinement statewide and replace isolation with humane, safe, and effective alternatives.

Juvenile Law Center

The Juvenile Law Center works to abolish solitary confinement for youth through federal and state legislative advocacy, litigation, publications, and education.

The Marshall Project

The Marshall Project has compiled relevant links on juvenile solitary confinement as covered by journalists. They also maintain a similar page for solitary confinement more broadly.

National Council of State Legislators (NCSL)

NCSL has a legislative database and a webpage on solitary and shackling.

National Religious Campaign Against Torture (NRCAT)

The National Religious Campaign Against Torture mobilizes people of faith to end torture in U.S. policy, practice and culture. NRCAT’s video “Breaking Down the Box,” shows the power of a replica solitary confinement cell.

New York Campaign for Alternatives to Isolated Confinement (NY CAIC)

The goal of the New York Campaign for Alternatives to Isolated Confinement (CAIC) is to reform New York’s use of solitary confinement in state prisons and local jails. CAIC brings together advocates, formerly incarcerated persons, and family members of currently incarcerated people.

Solitary Confinement Resource Center

A comprehensive and searchable database managed by Solitary Watch.

Solitary Watch

Solitary Watch is a web-based project that operates as a centralized source of news, original reporting, firsthand accounts, and background research on solitary confinement in the United States. Solitary Watch also manages the Solitary Confinement Resource Center.

Unlock the Box

The Unlock the Box Campaign is a coalition of organizations and movement leaders who partner with state and local campaigns across the United States working to end the use of solitary confinement for all people. Stop Solitary for Kids is a member of the steering committee.

Vera Institute of Justice Safe Alternatives to Segregation

In addition to a site with extensive resources on solitary confinement of adults and youth, Vera also has a legislative tracking guide.