purpose and values

Our Aim

Children Heard and Seen is a charity that works to mitigate the effects of parental imprisonment on children, young people and their families.

We aim to provide quality services for children with a family member in prison.

Children Heard and Seen are committed to

  • Providing high quality interventions to children and young people of prisoners.
  • Ensuring children are identified and supported.
  • delivering high quality, effective training packages.
  • ensuring that children and their families should not be discriminated against because a member of their family has been imprisoned.


Our objectives

  • To provide quality interventions and support.
  • To enable children and young people to fulfill their potential.
  • To reduce intergenerational and parent re-offending.
  • To work innovatively in partnership with stakeholders other partners and funders