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Kinship Care and Imprisonment by Cherecee Williams, Prison Advice and Care Trust

6 tips for kids with parents in prison. Includes a Sesame Street video interviewing a kiddo about his mom being in prison.

Helping Kids When a Parent is Incarcerated #Jail #Prison #Kids #parenting

Families Left Behind is an information site designed to help lawyers, court officials, Magistrates and people looking after children or dependant adults whose primary carers have been sent to prison.

Information on our kinship care program.

Stop the School-to-Prison Pipeline

Children leaving care say they are 'poorly prepared' for adult life Survey finds almost half think they are made to leave care too early, but 61% feel time in care has improved their lives

Kinship care is on the rise in America

Keeping them in the family : outcomes for children placed in kinship care through care proceedings / Joan Hunt, Suzette Waterhouse, Eleanor Lutman. -- London : British Association for Adoption & Fostering (BAAF), cop. 2008 http://absysnetweb.bbtk.ull.es/cgi-bin/abnetopac01?TITN=497816

This is a story for kids who can't live with their parents, regardless of the circumstances. It's about resilience and loyalty, hope and disappointment, love, sadness, and anger, too. A Note to Caregivers by Jennifer Wilgocki, MS, and Marcia Kahn Wright, PhD, discusses the emotional experience of children who are in foster care, kinship care, or otherwise not living with their parents, and the vital support that adults in their lives can offer.

This site has some very useful legal information related to kinship care of all types.

Is kinship foster care better than sending abused and neglected children to live with strangers? #kinship #fostercare

Alphabet activities

CWLA is proud to host its National Kinship Care Conference, Building Communities of Caring for Children and Families, from September 17 - 19, 2014 in New Orleans, Louisiana. Learn more: https://netforum.avectra.com/eweb/DynamicPage.aspx?Site=cwla&WebCode=Kinship14

Love the letters in the vase. Home Preschool Schedule 2013-2014 this woman is a saint and a genius! How she keeps 4 on a strict sched at those ages?!?! I'm going to try w my 3 lil ones and sched mommy nap time when older ones get home! Lol!

Family first: prioritising support to kinship carers, especially older carers is the fourth in EveryChild’s seriesPkin of papers promoting positive care choices for children living without parental care. It is produced jointly with HelpAge International.

Dinosaur Sensory Bin for Kids

{The Playful Learning Guide to Raising Lifelong Learners} *Free download

Sorting colors

Emotions are the language of childhood. Explore what is behind the feelings.