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300 Indiana Avenue, NW, Room 5059, Washington , DC 20001
Phone: (202) 727-9099
Fax: (202) 727-4106
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Addressing the Impact of Parental Incarceration on Children, Families, Schools, and Communities

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The nation’s growing prison and jail population has exposed the negative effects incarceration has on America’s children, families, and communities. Bridging the gap between incarcerated parents and their children is vital to preserve and strengthen positive family connections and the larger community. Nationwide, community stakeholders, educators, and caregivers are exploring innovative strategies and approaches to unite families by linking parental incarceration to the promotion of healthy families and child development.


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