Children of prisoners: Exploring the needs of children and young people who have a parent incarcerated in the ACT
Saunders, Vicky and McArthur, Morag. (2013) Children of prisoners: Exploring the needs of children and young people who have a parent incarcerated in the ACT Australia: Australian Catholic University.
|Authors||Saunders, Vicky and McArthur, Morag|
This research study commissioned by SHINE for Kids and funded by the ACT Health Directorate aims to fill an important gap in knowledge about how prisoners are constructed as parents, and the impacts of incarceration upon prisoners’ families in contemporary Australian society, by exploring and highlighting children’s voices. The research centres on hearing and understanding the experiences of children who have or have had an incarcerated parent.
The research study aimed to: - Deepen the understanding of the lives of children of prisoners by exploring their experiences of parental incarceration and the impact this has on them;
|Publisher||Australian Catholic University|
|Place of publication||Australia|
|Page range||1 - 65|
|Web address (URL)||https://www.acu.edu.au/__data/assets/pdf_file/0008/593477/Final_Report_Children_of_Prisoners_Oct2013.pdf|
|Research Group||Institute of Child Protection Studies|
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