Turn the Page Toward a Brighter Future
As of 2015, ten million adults in the United States are either incarcerated or on parole.
10% of all minor children in the U.S. have a parent in prison, in jail, or on community supervision.
Children of offenders are six times more likely than their peers, to be incarcerated.
Over 50% of juvenile delinquents have a parent or guardian who is, or has been incarcerated.
Avg cost to hold one inmate for one year
Avg cost to send one student to college for one year
1 in 10 children of offenders will be confined in jail or prison, before becoming an adult.