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Families of prisoners are the invisible victims of crime, serving their own sentence of isolation, stigma and financial struggle. These short films were commissioned by Prisoners' Families and Friends' Service to raise awareness of the difficulties faced by the families of prisoners, and to highlight the contribution they can make to reducing re-offending.

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How arrest, sentencing and imprisonment affect families

   A Mother's Story ("they've taken my daughter to prison")

   A Sister's Story ("it's like a missing piece")


How arrest, sentencing and imprisonment affect families

   A Husband's Story ("my wife was on bail for over 2 years")    A Wife's Story ("it was like a tsunami hit my world")


How arrest, sentencing and imprisonment affect families

   A Mother's Story ("they arrested my son for murder")