Being incarcerated can be a lonely experience, especially if you were always socially and/or family inclined. For the longest time, prisoners had to take that fact for granted and it was always just another part of the prison experience. Times have changed though, and along with those changes are companies like Securus Technologies that help bridge the divide between the prison world and the outside world.
The ramifications of a change like this are widespread and can have very good effects on everyone involved. From the prisoners, to their friends and family and to the staff charged with keeping an eye on the prisoners. Up-to-date communications systems can help bring the outside world in and help make a stay in prison not seem so inclusive. Many times, people have commented on the fact the being inside a prison is like stepping into another world, and that world is not a very nice place to be.
Securus Technologies realizes that it doesn’t have to be this way and has worked hard for years to help ensure that it isn’t. Being in prison is a punishment with rehabilitation as its end-game, it should not be a way of life when that way of life does not sync with life outside the prison walls.