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Emotional Ceremony Held for Inmates Completing Nurturing Fathers Program in Northampton


Originally reported on Masslive,

“On Wednesday night, the sound of children’s voices and fathers bouncing laughing babies was the highlight of a celebration in the visiting room of the Hampshire County Jail and House of Correction.

Families were invited for dinner and a graduation ceremony for the 11 inmates completing the Nurturing Fathers program, which was brought to the Hampshire County Sheriff’s Office by the board of the Children’s Trust in Boston, an organization aiming to stop child abuse in Massachusetts.”

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