Advocacy Resources

ACLU Michigan Smart Justice  Campaign

The campaign seeks to end excessively harsh criminal justice policies that result in mass incarceration, over-criminalization, and racial injustice that stand in the way of a fair and equal society.

Safe and Just Michigan

Safe & Just Michigan advances strategies that safely reduce the state’s reliance on incarceration. In partnership with a diverse range of stakeholders, we promote the use of alternatives to incarceration that have proven results to reduce reoffending.

Michigan Indian Legal Services-

Michigan Indian Legal Services provides legal services statewide to income-eligible individuals and Tribes, advocates for the rights of individuals, which advances systems of justice, and works to preserve Indian families through state and tribal courts.

Nation Outside

Nation Outside is a statewide organization in Michigan with the mission to drive policy and practice reforms that build transformative systems of support for justice impacted people. We work with our directly impacted peers in Michigan communities to empower them with knowledge of the political and legislative processes and inspire them to civic engagement through voting, advocacy, and leadership.