Strong Voices/Strong Subjects

COMING HOME: The Effects of Incarceration and Reentry on the Family

PLEASE JOIN US for the 2018 Luncheon Lecture Series that explores the impact of prisoner reentry upon the community.

A PANEL OF FAMILY MEMBERS will share the practical considerations and emotional impacts of a loved one’s incarceration and reentry. Moderated by Joy Mahler, President/CEO at Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Sun Coast.

Introduction by County Commissioner Nancy Detert

 

PLEASE JOIN US for the 2018 Luncheon Lecture Series that explores the impact of prisoner reentry upon the community.

On the Friday before Mother’s Day, HEATHER ROBERTS will discuss the on-going impacts of her son’s incarceration and reentry. Her daily concerns about his well-being will resonate with every parent whose child pays for a lifetime after making one irrevocable mistake. Through humor, insight, and compassion, Heather will discuss the serious nature of her son’s situation and the profound cost that his involvement in the justice system has had for him and their family.

Heather Roberts, BA, a former pre-school teacher with a Bachelor degree in Elementary Education, is co-owner of Roberts Hardwood Lumber in Sarasota. In collaboration with her family, Ms. Roberts has spent much of her life working to better and expand the Sarasota community.

Introduction by The Honorable Lee E. Haworth
RSVP by May 4, 2018

Download the flyer here.

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