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Sesame Street in Communities

The Big Idea: Reading and talking during prison visits can be precious bonding time.

Talk Together, Read Together

Coping With Incarceration Age 0 to 6 10 Min

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Prison visits can be stressful (and also too short)! Anything you can do to facilitate sweet and positive interactions during these times can become a precious memory for the whole family. Print this page to share with the incarcerated parent (in advance if possible), and read it yourself too. Try out the ideas that feel most comfortable!