Incarcerated parents face many challenges staying connected with their children, especially if the children are placed in foster care. It can be difficult to access services, set up visits and reunite after release. Parents with sentences longer than 15 months are at risk of permanently losing their rights to their children.
Links to recent articles:
- Chasing After Parents in Police Cars
- Children of Incarcerated Parents Also Serve Time
- Decline In Family Visitation
- What It’s Like to Have an Incarcerated Parent
We will soon be posting information about the issues faced by children of incarcerated parents.