Beyond the Walls: A Guide to Services for Families <br> Affected
Beyond the Walls: A GUIDE to Services for Families
Affected by Incarceration
source:Beyond the Walls: A Guide to Services for Families <br> Affected
Often it is hard for families to who have a member in prison, jail of detention to handle finances, keep in touch with their loved one, care for their children and keep the family safe and healthy. Children with parents that are locked up need support, as do caretakers for those children. In addition, when a family member returns from incarceration or detention, the return home can be challenging.
There are services at the Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS). This publication helps families find the right program and assistance for their situation.