Children Heard and Seen is a registered charity providing interventions to children, young people and their families who have a parent in prison.
The charity provides, advice and information in terms of ‘how to tell a child their parent is in prison’ in a child friendly supportive manner. Assessment and matching of interventions, this includes positive group activities, 121 mentors and whole family support. . Children Heard and Seen aims to mitigate the effects of parental imprisonment on children, young people and their families and consequently to reduce the likelihood of generational offending, mental health issues and family breakdown.