Mentoring Children of Prisoners, New Jersey, USA

Mentee and Officer

This grant provides mentors for 40 children aged 5-17 with incarcerated family members, encouraging positive youth development, providing them with goals, hope and a sense of connection to their communities.

Supporting Children with Imprisoned Mothers, Cambodia

Under Cambodian law, children can stay with their mothers in prison until 3 years of age if alternative care is not available (this has recently been lowered in 2011 from 6 years of age).