John P Craine House Inc
Rating: 5 stars 1 1 review 393
6130 N Michigan Road Indianapolis IN 46228 USA
To provide alternatives to incarceration for female offenders and their children, allowing them to live in dignity in a safe, structured, supportive environment which promotes the preservation of mother/child relationships while participants develop skills to better maintain their families.
By providing housing to forty female offenders and their children, allowing residents to remain together and learn family skills. In addition, the organization is able to house three self-pay residents. Day reporting programs were also administered for a maximum of 25 offenders a day.
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Craine House has a special place in my heart. Their mission of providing women within the criminal justice system that have young children an opportunity to re-enter their community as good mothers, productive citizens and a positive role model is incredible! The success rate for women that participate in Craine House is far greater than the success rate within the typical penal system. Additionally, the children are much less likely to take on bad behavior than those children separated from their mothers and placed in foster care during the formative years of their life.
Craine House does all this at approximately 30% less cost than a traditional correctional program and foster care for the children.
Please help Craine House assist more families by joining with them as they grow to allow those women with children on the waiting list to participate in this life-changing experience and allow these families an opportunity to live good and productive lives in Indiana.
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