States Initiative

Reducing the Impact of Parental Incarceration on Children, Families, and Communities: Surveying State Initiatives: Presenting Options and Solutions   This initiative is coordinated by staff of the National Resource Center on Children and Families of the Incarcerated (NRCCFI), the Connecticut Children with Incarcerated Parents (CTCIP) Initiative, The Council of State Governments (CSG) Justice Center, and … Continue reading States Initiative

Training, Resources, and Programs for Young Children

Training for programs and systems serving children with incarcerated parents and their caregivers is vital to providing age appropriate and relevant support. NRCCFI conducted or planned for several trainings throughout the fall that focused on the needs of these little ones. Frederick, Maryland Technical assistance was provided to a new program “Reducing the Impact of Incarceration … Continue reading Training, Resources, and Programs for Young Children

See Us Support Us 2017 Follow Up

  The 2017 See Us Support Us Campaign this past October highlighted the needs of young children with incarcerated parents and emphasized the importance and the challenges of applying the Bill of Rights for Children   with Incarcerated Parents http://www.sfcipp.org/ to the development of support for young children and their families. Training, Resources and Programs … Continue reading See Us Support Us 2017 Follow Up

See Us Support Us 365

The 2016 See Us Support Us Campaign closed last week. We were amazed at the support across the country in response to this public awareness initiative spearheaded by the Osborne Association in NY. NRCCFI would like to encourage everyone to continue to look for opportunities to spread the ideas  that See Us Support Us began … Continue reading See Us Support Us 365