A place where all corrections professionals can interact and collaborate.
I recommend talking to the corrections officers-they are the experts and their input has helped immensely with developing training material and with writing policies and procedures for volunteers for our jail ministry program. It also helps partnering with other service providers who work with the jail population...another valuable resource.
Blessings, Chaplain Cherie
Hello Ken! Regarding information on offenders and children, I have found the "Children of Incarcerated Parents Bill of Rights" provided by the San Francisco Children of Incarcerated Parents Partnership to be very useful tool during group discussions with inmates in our victim impact program that was offered throughout our state prisons. Hope this helps...
Here is the link: http://www.fcnetwork.org/Bill%20of%20Rights/billofrights.pdf