Incarcerated Parents Essay by Calwriter

Incarcerated Parents
A study of the impact of parental incarceration on children in the welfare system.
# 55010 | 1,429 words | 5 sources | MLA | 2004 | US

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This paper explains that the increasing number of incarcerated parents is having a severe effect on the lives of the children of these prisoners. It discusses how the welfare system takes on responsibility for these children and that, ultimately, they become the system's problem. The paper concludes that, because it is the country's most basic support for vulnerable children, it is important that the child welfare system begin to address the needs of children with incarcerated parents in a thoughtful, systematic way.

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