Family & Children

Learn about reconnecting with children after incarceration and other family law issues that can impact people with records.

Additional resources

  • “Incarcerated Parents Manual: Legal Rights and Responsibilities” (2015) (Legal Services for Prisoners with Children)
  • “Manual on Divorce Issues for People in California Prisons and Jails” (Legal Services for Prisoners with Children)
  • “Resource Family Approval (RFA) Toolkit” (Alliance for Children’s Rights/Step Up Coalition)
  • “Overview of California’s Parole Consideration Process” (UnCommon Law)
  • “Little Children, Big Challenges: Incarceration Toolkit”(Sesame Street)
  • “Resource Guide for Teens with a Parent in Prison or Jail” (Project WHAT!)
  • Family Counseling and Support Services for Families with Incarcerated Loved Ones: SF Children of Incarcerated Parents; Alameda County Children of Incarcerated Parents; CARES for Youth Calls; Kinship/Foster Family Support Services.
  • Free transportation for Children to Visit Parents in Prison (Get On The Bus)
  • “R&R Family and Children Toolkit”

Advanced Topic

Watch videos about advanced topics that go in-depth about family law, child reunification and reentry.

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