Telling the Children (Booklet for families of prisoners)

Parenting
Parenting Support
Criminal Justice
Practitioner Support
Communication Skills

Posted: 31 January 2019
Website: www.prisonersfamilies.org.uk
Telephone: 020 8812 3600

This Outsiders booklet provides helpful and practical information about the impact that imprisonment of a parent has on the children. The booklet covers a wide range of issues from what to say to the children, dealing with the child’s changing role in the family to coping with changes in a child’s behaviour.

CONTENTS:

Caring for Children on your own
What to tell the Children
Your 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
Bedwetting
Temper tantrums
Jealousy
Depression
Anger
Refusing to go to school

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