- 2.7 million children have a parent in prison or jail.
- Ninety-two percent (92%) of parents in prison are fathers.
- 650,000+ ex-offenders are released from prison every year.
- Two-thirds of ex-offenders, or 429,000, will likely re-offend within three (3) years.
Christopher Sasser (seen in the video below) is one of several inmates taking part in Mobile County Health Department’s Fatherhood Initiative Program. It’s the first time our InsideOut Dad® Program has been used in the metro jail.
“I didn’t have a father. I met my father and three days later he died,” says Sasser.
“It’s more likely if the father is missing that child is going to be incarcerated, have problems in school…this (InsideOut Dad®) is all about rehabilitation and helping someone get back on point.” —Harold Jones, Outreach Educator
Please watch the video and consider how you can help fathers connect to their family today.
Whether you work in corrections or are interested in volunteeting to teach dads, download the free sample > InsideOut Dad®
InsideOut Dad® is the nation’s only evidence-based fatherhood program designed specifically for incarcerated fathers. Please consider volunteering to help connect father to family.
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