Telling The Children: An Outsiders Guide For The Families of Prisoners
Published by Action For Prisoners' Familes, this booklet provides hints and tips to support families where a family member has been sent to prison.
Caring for Children on your own
What to tell the ChildrenYour Situation
What if you were the victim?
What if you just say nothing?
Making up a story
Where to start?
Telling and reassuring a child
What could be the outcome of telling the children?
Coping with the situation
- How will things change for the children?
- Children’s Reactions
Refusing to go to school.