LSU Mock Trial for Juvenile Justice Reform

On April 10, the LSU Law Trial Advocacy Board will host the first ever Student v. Faculty Trial Competition in the LSU Law Robinson Courtroom at 7pm to raise money and awareness for Families and Friends of Louisiana’s Incarcerated Children, a local non-profit organization which works throughout the state for juvenile justice reform. Professor Brooks, […]

Parents Speak Out Against the Inequities in New Orleans School Reform while Attending a Congressional Briefing on Capitol Hill

By Damekia Morgan, Families and Friends of Louisiana’s Incarcerated Children (FFLIC) On Thursday, March 1, 2012, Ashana Bigard, community members, and I attended a Congressional Briefing hosted by the Honorable Senator Mary Landrieu in Washington D.C. The purpose of the Congressional Briefing was intended to launch the new publication, New Orleans-Style Education Reform: A Guide for […]

Job Opening: Development and Communication Director

Families and Friends of Louisiana’s Incarcerated Children (FFLIC) is seeking a Development and Communication Director FFLIC is a statewide membership based organization dedicated to creating a better life for all of Louisiana’s youth especially those who are involved or at risk of getting involved with the juvenile justice system.  We use the strategies of education, […]

FFLIC Holiday Video Greeting

Happy Holidays from FFLIC Families and Friends of Louisiana’s Incarcerated Children wishes you and your family the best this holiday season. For many this is a time of joy and celebration, but for others it is not. We ask you to remember all of those who are unable to spend this holiday season with their […]

Holiday Dinner at the Youth Study Center

On Tuesday November 22nd, FFLIC was invited to the Youth Study Center (YSC) to have a special dinner with the youth and staff. This event was sponsored by Juvenile Regional Services (JRS) who coordinated the event with the staff at the Youth Study Center. Julia Farinas from JRS provided beautiful decorations that gave the evening […]

Blog Post: Dignity in Schools Campaign Louisiana Week of Action Event

Community Circle of Hope: Creating Positive School Climates by Securing Dignity in Respect forLouisiana’s Students Tuesday, October 4, 2011 6:00-8:30pm Treme Center On the evening of October 4, 2011 Families and Friends of Louisiana’s Incarcerated Children (FFLIC), Juvenile Justice of Louisiana (JJPL), Kids Rethink New Orleans Schools, Safe Schools Health Student Initiative, and Young Adults Striving […]