Incarceration and the Family: A Review of Research and Promising Approaches for Serving Fathers and Families. 9. Conclusions
This report documents the state of the extant research on incarceration and family life. Our goal was to provide a timely and evidence-based summary of the research in order to document what we known about the effects of father incarceration on family life and to illuminate some next steps in research, policy, and programming for the field.