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Date : Wednesday, January 22, 2020 
Time: 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location: CCSU, New Britain, CT
Constitution Room of Memorial Hall
1615 Stanley Street, New Britain, CT 06053
Free Lunch & Panel Discussions
HALFWAY HOME: A Father's Story
A CTCIP Original Documentary Premiere
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YOU’RE INVITED to attend the premiere of our original documentary that follows the journey of a previously incarcerated father as he tries to reconnect with his children and family from a Connecticut halfway house.
Children with Incarcerated Parents
We strategically work to improve the quality of supports for children with incarcerated parents by using the various data and knowledge it gains to inform public policy and practice.
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1 in 14 U.S. children have had a parent who lives with them go to jail or prison.

That is more than 1 million children.
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Youth Voice

The CIP Initiative seeks to improve the quality of supports for children with incarcerated parents by using the various data and knowledge it gains to inform public policy and practice.

Children

Having a parent or other loved one in prison can be really hard and confusing. On the Children's Page, you will find information on prison, definitions to words you may have heard or seen, and answers to questions you might have.

Adults

Friends and family can play a vital role in easing the strain of having a loved one in prison. On the Adults pages, we provide information that may support you, as you seek to support them.

CCSU Collaborations

Common Stress Points for Children

A parent’s involvement in the criminal justice sy

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What Do Children of Incarcerated Parents and their Caregivers Need?

From interviews with caregivers. Read More

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Tips for Families

Communication tips for the incarcerated and their famil

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Telling the Children

A variety of scenarios and methods to assist with addre

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Questions Children Ask

There are 4 main questions that children ask or want to

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What to Tell Children When a Parent or Family Member Goes to Prison

Connecticut-based organization, Families in Crisis, off

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