Prison can be challenging for parents separated from their children. Incarcerated mom Karla offers creative ways for parents bond with their children.
When Adriana’s nephew faced serious criminal charges, her family didn’t know how to handle it. Then Adriana began searching for resources and for hope, and she found something that changed her life.
Even in a regular non-pandemic year, the separation from family can impact the mental health of men and women behind bars during the holidays.
The long-running PBS children’s show Sesame Street has added a new character.
On a recent show, Alex, a young boy, reveals to his friends that his father is in prison. “All this talk about my dad and where he is got me really upset,” he tells them, “… [I’m upset] because of where he is … he’s in jail.”