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Incarcerated Mothers

When "Mom" Is Behind Bars

Jim Liske | Posted 07.13.2014 | Crime
Jim Liske

It's true that these moms have made poor choices that brought them to prison -- and in some cases made them unfit to nurture their children -- but it's short-sighted to simply write them off.

Why Yoga for Women Prisoners?

Rob Schware | Posted 11.24.2012 | Impact
Rob Schware

This is an interview with Kath Meadows, who started practicing yoga in 2000 to take the edge off life as a full-time homeschooling mother. It gave her a place to be that supported, nurtured, strengthened, and challenged her.

A New Take on Mother's Day

Marcia G. Yerman | Posted 05.12.2012 | Parents
Marcia G. Yerman

Whenever mothers allow themselves to be touched by the plight of other mothers' children, their perspective expands. From Liberia to Ireland to the Middle East, mothers have come together to bridge the chasm of differences.

Sister Teresa Fitzgerald Helps Children Of Imprisoned Mothers

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Moved by the struggles of young children whose mothers are in prison, one New York nun felt called to take action. CBS Evening News reports Sister ...