Nearly 2.7 million children have an incarcerated parent, yet few resources exist to help the youngest of these children. To meet this need, Sesame Street launched the “Little Children, Big Challenges: Incarceration” Initiative, which includes multimedia, bilingual (English/Spanish) materials targeting young children (ages 3-8) of incarcerated parents, their families and caregivers, and the range of other professionals who come into contact with these children.
The Florida Sheriffs Association is proud to be a partner of the project, including distributing these materials to county jails.
Among the FREE materials available to children and their families:
For more information, contact Tanesha Williams via email.