The most powerful kind of support is understanding.
Below are recommended resources to better understand the challenges facing CIPs, the benefits of sports on youth self-esteem, and participation gaps in youth sports.
Children on the Outside
Voicing the Pain and Human Costs of Parental Incarceration by Justice Strategies
Children of Incarcerated Parents Bill of Rights
by the San Francisco Children of Incarcerated Parents Partnership
When Parents Are Incarcerated: Interdisciplinary Research and Interventions to Support Children
edited by Christopher Wideman, Anna R. Haskins, and Julie Poehlmann-Tynan