Just Detention International is a health and human rights organization that seeks to end sexual abuse in all forms of detention.


  • JDI Webinar December 4, 2023

    Upcoming Webinar: Working with Incarcerated Survivors of Sexual Abuse Perpetrated by Women

    In this webinar advocates, we will talk about how to support incarcerated survivors of sexual abuse perpetrated by women. Register today!

  • Words of Hope 2023 December 4, 2023

    Words of Hope 2023

    JDI launches Words of Hope — our annual campaign that invites supporters to send compassionate holiday greetings to incarcerated survivors.

  • JDI Action Update Newsletter November 1, 2023

    Check out our redesigned Action Update newsletter!

    Our latest Action Update newsletter is now out — and it has a new design! Even with the new look, our newsletter’s focus hasn’t changed. It’s still a survivor-centered newsletter that shows what we all are doing together to ensure the dignity of people behind bars.

  • JDI virtual event August 23, 2023

    Event: The Movement to End Sexual Abuse Behind Bars

    Join us for a three-part virtual event series examining the past, present, and future of the movement to end sexual abuse behind bars.

  • The Independent July 1, 2023

    Meet the Trans Pioneers

    Julie Abbate, JDI's National Advocacy Director, and Dee Farmer, a JDI Survivor Council member, provide insights for this powerful story in The Independent on the fight for the rights of transgender people in prison.