Children of prisoners: e-Learning course

Published: October 2008 | Free to use | Learning Management System compatible

This course provides an engaging introduction to the significant, but unknown, number of children who are affected by the loss of a parent or carer to prison.

These resources are particularly suitable for statutory children's services staff, all staff working with children and families in the voluntary and independent organisations with responsibility for the health and well-being of children, educational staff, including teachers, heads, behaviour support workers, school nurses, Teaching Assistants and local safeguarding children's board members.

They will also be of interest to staff working within the criminal justice system, families and carers (including foster carers), Social work degree students, health professionals, policy makers and prisoners themselves..

Free to use for non-commercial and educational purposes.
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Course modules

Children of prisoners: an introduction

Video excerpts and an interactive quiz.

Children of prisoners: the pathway from arrest to release

An interactive journey through the Criminal Justice.

Course details