Fact Sheet The Challenges of Prisoner Reentry: Facts and Figures
Daniel Kuehn
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This fact sheet points out the main challenges former jail and prison inmates have in returning to society. The consequences of their employment problems and recidivism are experienced not just by the former inmates but also by their families, which are predominantly low-income and include over 3 million children.
Research Areas Families Social safety net Children and youth
Tags Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) Economic well-being
Policy Centers Center on Labor, Human Services, and Population