Faith in Action: Working with Children of Incarcerated Parents
This 90-minute Webinar informs faith-based and community leaders about alarming trends of youth delinquency, substance abuse, and poor academic attainment due to family instability and the anger that develops as a result of having an incarcerated parent. Panelists highlight several significant impacts on the health and safety of youth at risk of delinquency due to parent absenteeism due to incarceration; and provide resources that leaders can use to make a positive difference for youth and communities.
Learn practical tips on how to most effectively provide support to children and caregivers of incarcerated parents
Understand how juvenile delinquency is related to the incarceration of one or more parents and the impact on the youth’s education, health, and general wellness
Explore the key elements of prevention best practices, and connect with resources and tools to help faith-based and community leaders implement effective youth focused programs.