Multi-Site Family Study on Incarceration, Parenting and Partnering. Parenting and Partnership When Fathers Return From Prison: Findings From Qualitative Analysis.
ASPE Research Brief
Comfort, Megan. McKay, Tasseli. Landwehr, Justin. Kennedy, Erin. Lindquist, Christine. Bir, Anupa.
United States Department of Health and Human Services. Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation. RTI International.
Published: July 2016
Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation (ASPE)
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This brief presents findings on family life after incarceration based on qualitative interviews conducted as part of the Multi-Site Family Study on Incarceration, Parenting and Partnering (MFS-IP). The study includes implementation and impact evaluations and qualitative and quantitative analyses of participants in programs funded by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to provide services to incarcerated fathers and their families. (Author abstract)
father child relationships; incarcerated fathers; reunification; fathers; children of prisoners; parenting