BILL OF RIGHTS
The work of BAYCIPP is built on the "Bill of Rights for Children of Incarcerated Parents"
(developed by the San Francisco Children of Incarcerated Parents Partnership).
I have the right to be kept safe and informed at the time of my parent’s arrest.
I have the right to speak with, see, and touch my parent.
I have the right to be heard when decisions are made about me.
I have the right to support as I face my parent’s incarceration.
I have the right to be considered when decisions are made about my parent
I have the right not to be judged, blamed or labeled because my parent is incarcerated.
I have the right to be well cared for in my parent’s absence.
I have the right to a lifelong relationship with my parent.