This linked page describes commonly asked questions about finding court dates, locating attorneys, and other legal information.
This linked page contains a list of resources and programs that keep parents in the community with their children; support meaningful connections between incarcerated parents and their minor children; and remove stigmas for children and parents experiencing or who have experienced parental incarceration.
Legal and Visiting Information
This page contains frequently asked questions about how to use the new power of attorney for parents who are temporarily unavailable pursuant to RCW 11.130.145 and that became effective June 11, 2020. It contains a questionnaire and downloadable form. From Northwest Justice Project, external link.
This page contains resources related to families of mixed immigration status and non-citizen status.
This page contains the list of federal, state, county, and other local carceral facilities in WA State with hyperlinks to the visiting policies for minor children at those facilities.
This page includes additional parent support, educational organizations, and legal organizations working with incarcerated parents not otherwise listed on this site.
This page includes organizations led by incarcerated and formerly incarcerated individuals working to remove barriers to successful transition out of jail or prison.
Successful re-entry takes planning on a variety of different fronts. This page includes helpful resources and external links that will help you plan.
This linked page contains an non-exhaustive list of social science research that supports maintaining child-parent connections during incarceration.