AIDS Treatment Activists Coalition: Access to Health Care for the Incarcerated
Working Group http://www.
We studied prior initiatives, learned from the research, and talked to stakeholders, including formerly incarcerated
With continued and future support from corporations, public citizens, and the incarcerated
, CCEF will continue to break multigenerational incarceration by investing in education versus incarceration.
The study finds that 67 percent of formerly incarcerated
people are unemployed five years after their release
Despite this enormous increase in the number of African American children who have a parent in prison and the negative consequences that this has on the family unit, researchers have not yet begun to fully comprehend precisely how this comes to bear on incarcerated
mothers, their children, and the caregivers who assume responsibility over the children while mothers serve their prison sentences.
Some of the ideas presented at the workshop would involve providing greater educational support for the children of those incarcerated
, up to and including college retention and completion.
Much of this failure to reconnect with family has been attributed to the incarcerated
fathers' own attitudes and behaviors--i.
In describing the "holistic approach" of health insurance, education, and, jobs, Quinones said the proposal "will take into account that someone who is wrongfully incarcerated
obviously has had a rough experience, mental anguish, health problems that are normally more severe than someone in the community, lack of job training.
Camp Voorhis Viking in Mammoth Lakes, California, an agency camp sponsored by the Boys and Girls Clubs of San Gabriel Valley, is meeting the needs of children with incarcerated
parents or family members in the local area.
Children of Incarcerated
Parents," a policy paper written by authors Elizabeth Johnson and Jane Waldfogel, examines the risk factors facing children of incarcerated
parents and how the factors relate to children's living arrangements during incarceration.
The main objective of my company, Correctional Care Packaging, was to provide food, clothing, and hygiene care packages to incarcerated
loved ones in New York State prison facilities.
This Essay will review the available statistical information about incarcerated
parents and their children and discuss the detrimental effects of parental incarceration upon families.