Other kids

Watch a boy on Sesame Street tell his friends, “My dad’s in prison.”

(1) Play this one first. The muppets start to talk to a kid who has a dad in prison.

(2) The next video is the second part. Play is next.

Listen to a poem by a boy with a father in prison

Hear children talk about things that have happened to them

AMANDA talks about her experience of visiting the prison
DAVID talks about being bullied at school
JOANNE talks about her feelings
LISA talks about an experience with a friend’s parent
DEREK talks about when his mum was arrested
JOSHUA talks about having to live with another family
PETER talks about his experience at the court
REBECCA talks about when her mum was arrested
KATE talks about how she got strong in herself