Category: Children of Incarcerated Parents

Nov 20

Call for Proposals: National Children of Incarcerated Parents Conference

Arizona State University’s Center for Child Well-Being is seeking proposals for its 2018 National Children of Incarcerated Parents Conference, which will be held in Phoenix, Arizona from April 22–25. The conference will highlight four key categories that include: understanding the impact of parental incarceration on children and families; evidence of program and policy effectiveness; training and …

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Oct 13

Call for Participants: Statewide Initiatives for Children with Incarcerated Parents Survey

The National Resource Center on Children and Families of the Incarcerated is seeking participants to take part in a survey about state-level initiatives intended to support children with incarcerated parents. The initiatives may be underway or in the planning phase and must be statewide rather than specific to a particular location or facility (e.g., a single prison), unless that location or facility …

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Jun 15

Innovative Partnerships–Child Support and Reentry

Hosted by the National Reentry Resource Center, with funding support from the U.S. Department of Justice’s Bureau of Justice Assistance This webinar discusses steps reentry programs can take to partner with local child support agencies. It explores the direction the federal child support office has taken to emphasize and provide guidance for supportive programming, review …

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Jun 14

Federal Court Sides With Oklahoma, Blocks Caps On Inmate Phone Costs

KGOU By Oklahoma Watch and Trevor Brown A legal challenge, partly spearheaded by Oklahoma leaders, has blocked the federal government from setting limits on how much inmates and their families can be charged for in-state telephone calls. The U.S. 10th Circuit Court of Appeals ruled in 2-1 decision Tuesday that the Federal Communications Commission exceeded …

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May 31

Register for Webinar: Innovative Partnerships–Child Support and Reentry

Hosted by the National Reentry Resource Center, with funding support from the U.S. Department of Justice’s Bureau of Justice Assistance Date: Thursday, June 15 Time: 2–3:30 p.m. ET This webinar will discuss steps reentry programs can take to partner with local child support agencies. It will explore the direction the federal child support office has taken to …

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