Working high-risk sex and domestic violence offenders, victims, substance abusers and juveniles, training, team building and consulting
If we can change even one, then it will be one less hand-cuff on the next-generation
CRIJC- Is providing community service at local schools, shelters, and churches outreach programs.
No warning: Arrest and incarceration is usually a sudden thing
Sudden financial crisis: If the parent was the wage-earner, the family is thrown into immediate financial crisis.
Emotional trauma: If a child is present when the parent is arrested, it is especially traumatic.
Worry about the parent: The child knows the parent is in a lot of trouble and worries about what is going to happen.
School work suffers: The child begins to have problems in school.
Stigma: Feel ashamed for their parents behavior.
Separation by distance to prison: Now the parent may be 300- 600miles away and they have no control over whether anyone will take them to see their parent.