About Us


Growing and Coping Together (GCT) is an independent 501 (c)(3) organization established in 2018 by Kanaka Henry. The vision is aimed to support and empower “Jewels” : children with incarcerated parent(s) or caregiver(s) of Northwest Arkansas.

Mission Statement

Restoring the relationship of children and their families who have experienced having an incarcerated loved one by providing compassionate interventions as they grow and cope together.