Making Hard Time Harder

Programmatic Accommodations for Inmates with Disabilities Under the Americans with Disabilities Act 

As many as 31 percent of U.S. inmates in state prisons report having at least one disability. Inmates with disabilities often spend more time in prison, under harsher conditions, than inmates without disabilities.  

This online, multimedia report outlines the lack of accommodations for inmates with disabilities across 21 states.  

Making Hard Time Harder: The online multimedia report 

Making Hard Time Harder: Word version download (.docx)

Making Hard Time Harder: PDF report 

AVID Prison Project page 

Report press release 

Materials for P&A distribution of Making Hard Time Harder report