HEAR US Issues Report on Kids Affected by Moms' Incarceration
Download the HEAR US report Mom In Jail--Kids Pay the Price free pdf (Nov. 2008)
This survey was based on results of interviews of incarcerated mothers conducted by HEAR US in Sept. '08 at Cook County Jail's Women's Justice Services division. Information derived from survey likely applies to parents in jails and prisons nationwide.
New HEAR US materials to help incarcerated parents or caretakers, also appropriate for those working with families affected by the criminal justice system--judges, lawyers, prison/jail staff, volunteers, child welfare workers, and volunteers:
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HEAR US president.