F.E.A.T. For Children of Incarcerated Parents

Posted By: The Jerry Agar Show · 11/11/2014 9:23:00 AM

 F.E.A.T. For Children Of Incarcerated Parents

The bond between a child and their parent is unparalleled to another. Every child needs to feel loved, safe, and secure. Regardless of race, religion, or socioeconomic status, parental relationships are paramount to a child's growth, development and later successes.

F.E.A.T. for Children of Incarcerated Parents was founded in 2011 to support the needs of the over 15000 children in the Greater Toronto Area that have a parent in the criminal justice system. The multifaceted impact of parental incarceration on children can be devastating. These innocent children are often faced with a myriad of challenges including; family instability, economic insecurity, societal stigmatization as well as a compromised self-esteem, trust, and sense of security in their familial relationships.

F.E.A.T. is dedicated to helping these innocent victims in their feat to rise above adversity. At F.E.A.T., we focus on supporting the unique needs of children affected ...