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Working with families

  • Date
    24.Aug.2017
    Venue: 
    Edinburgh
    Time: 
    Half day
    Event type: 
    Cost
    £0.00

    The impact of imprisonment of families, children and young people

    Imprisonment of a family member can be a traumatic experience for children, and its impact significant and enduring. It is estimated that imprisonment affects 27,000 children in Scotland each year. Children with a parent in prison face significant challenges including trauma and stigma. They are more likely to come from families with complex needs and less likely to meet child wellbeing indicators.Read more