Events and Projects

French Regional Meeting

When: Saturday, September 27th 2014, 1.30pm
Where: Pôle Sud, avenue Jean-Jacques Mercier 3, Lausanne (map)
Language: French
Program: Sharing of one's experiences with the other members present; open to all members
For information and registration, contact Evelyne Giordani (

Lifespark Fall Event

When: Saturday, October 25th, 2014
You are welcome to join the lunch sharing at 12.30pm.
The program starts at 1.30pm.
Where: Kirchgemeinde Johannes, Wylerstrasse 5, 3014 Bern (map)
Language: English, with occasional translation - all are welcome
Topic: How to navigate a healthy relationship with an inmate
Program: We are happy to have a special guest: Emily Perrine-Gifford is a psychologist from the US who has been working with US-prisoners.
After a short input, there will be time for discussion and exchange.
For information and registration, follow this link or contact Elisabeth Deutscher (

Projekt lifeshare "Our own murky sides"

Who: All our members and their pen pals in prison
What: Up to three written contributions referring to the interview "Our own murky sides", no longer than one page in typed out form each
When: By January 10th 2015
How: More information about how to proceed including the interview here
Product: A brochure called "lifeshare" with all the contributions

The interview "Our own murky sides" is also available here

Please print out the whole document and send it to your pen pal in prison!
We look forward to numberous contributions from our members and their pen pals!

For questions, please contact
Katrin Pilling, or Ines Aubert,, 044 940 04 35

Regional meeting Basel

When: Sunday, 11th January 2015,
11am - 4pm inclusive lunch sharing
Where: "Soup&Chill", Solothurnerstrasse 8, 4053 Basel.
Map here
Language: English
Program: After discussing topics that spontaneously come up, we will start looking through the contributions to the lifeshare and decide how to proceed to accomplish it.
Find more details in the invitation.
Please register with: Katrin Pilling,
or Ines Aubert,, 044 940 04 35

Inmates Voices

Inmates' Voices

In January 2014, the association "Inmates' Voices" was founded by three lifespark members with the goal of creating artistic projects inspired by texts from inmates. If your penpal wants to contribute some texts, please download the information here. Should you request more information about the projects and upcoming events, please check the website at