Break the cycle of intergenerational incarceration and reduce the likelihood of at-risk children following the footsteps of an incarcerated parent in the criminal justice system.
Provide preventive, interventive, and transformative services for children and families affected by the incarceration of a loved one.
Impart knowledge, Increase awareness, Improve self-esteem, and Ignite dreams of children and families affected by the incarceration of a loved one.
Humility & Grace
Over 53% of current U.S. prisoners are parents.
15,000 children with an incarcerated parent live in Miami-Dade County.
Another 8,000 kids are in Broward.
Estimated 300,000 total kids in Florida.
Female prisoners serve an average 49 months in state prison and 66 months in federal prison (4-6 years)
Men serve an average of 80 months in state prison and 103 months in federal prison (6-9) years
75% of incarcerated women are mothers.