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Obesity in Black Men Linked to Familial Incarceration
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Familial Incarceration Linked to Obesity in Black Men

There are countless consequences on an individual’s mental and physical health after incarceration. It is no secret that African American men are one of the most disenfranchised group in the United States and are incarcerated more than any other. Now, scientists say there’s a connection between obesity in Black men with familial incarceration. How Is Read More…

What's it like to get married in prison?
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Lisa Ling Explores the Lives & Struggles of Women Engaged to Prisoners

Every time a famous prisoner in the United States gets engaged, married or has a relationship with a woman in the outside world, it becomes national news. Charles Manson, Scott Peterson and the Menendez Brothers all had women swooning over them while in California’s CDCR prisons. Lisa Ling digs deep into the lives of women Read More…

Learn how to make your incarcerated loved one's bill collectors stop calling you.
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Make Your Locked Up Loved One’s Bill Collectors Stop Calling You

Sometimes if feels like debt collectors will go to the ends of the earth to collect debts. Once someone is incarcerated, the debt collectors will call everyone the incarcerated person ever talked to. If you are a prison father, mother, child or wife– you could be the next person the debt collector harasses. Bill collectors Read More…

It's time to get you and your family prepared for a prison visit this holiday season to let them know you care.
Prison Visits & Issues

Preparing for a Prison Visit This Holiday Season

  Holidays are tough for everyone, independent of race, finances, location or incarcerations. But you know that if your loved one is incarcerated it is way more difficult than anyone could imagine. Prisoners are often allowed visitors on national holidays such as Thanksgiving and Christmas. Instead of buying them some expensive gift, it is important Read More…

Day with Dad: Family visits inmate (trustee) in medium security outdoor execise yard durning twice weeking visitation in the Putnam County Jail in Florida
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Questions You Should Never Ask a Prison Wife Because They Are So Disrespectful

It is baffling what people think they can ask a prisoner or their partners. When a woman’s partner is incarcerated, they are already going through a difficult time without people asking rude questions. So next time you decide to ask a prison wife a rude question, make sure it is not one of these. Never Read More…

Mothers in prison Kids day
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Kids Day Brings Incarcerated Mothers and Their Children Together In Prison Reunion Program

When Utah State Prison’s Timpanogos facility had a Kid’s Day the entire facility was fill of love, life and laughter. The day was aimed toward children visiting their incarcerated mothers. They were able to spend three hours together, playing games, talking and bonding. Many women in the facility had not seen their children for years Read More…

OITNB Stella Carlin Prison Shower Scene - Recently slammed for her decision to make an LGBTQ donation.
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OITNB Star Ruby Rose Responds to Critics of Her LGBTQ Donation to Hurricane Harvey Victims

Orange Is the New Black star Ruby Rose vowed to make a sizable LGBTQ donation to Hurricane Harvey victims. Now, she’s being criticized because she her donation is specifically for LGBTQ victims. If you have been watching the news at all for the last few weeks you know the devastation Hurricane Harvey caused in Texas. Read More…

#3 on the List of Top 9 Liked #PrisonDaughter of Instagram Posts for 08.27.2017
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Instagram’s Top 9 Liked #PrisonDaughter Posts 08.27.2017

One of the most difficult things a woman can go through is having a parent in prison. Luckily due to the internet people can easily be brought together. Recently the hashtag ‘#PrisonDaughters’ has gained traction among daughters of inmates. These strong women are constantly uploading seflies and images with the hashtag #PrisonDaughters. The nine most Read More…

Life Behind Bars Visiting Hours is a documentary about prison visits... when the inside meets the outside.
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Life Behind Bars: Visiting Hours – When the Inside Meets the Outside

No matter how hard you try, you will not be able to understand what life is like behind bars unless you experience it for yourself. However, if you are very curious, one way to understand just a little bit is by watching Susan McGregor’s documentary, ‘Life Behind Bars: Visiting Hours’. This documentary was filmed at Read More…