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19th Mar, 2019

312,000 children affected by parental imprisonment

New research by Crest Advisory reports that the number of children affected by parental imprisonment has been underestimated.

Crest Advisory have published a major new report 'Children of Prisoners: Fixing a broken system'

Included in the report are the results of new research into the number of children in England and Wales affected by parental imprisonment each year - 312,000 as opposed to the current, widely used figure of 200,000.

The report and executive summary can be seen here.


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