WHAT IS EXTENDED FAMILY?

Extended Family is a 501(c)3 non-profit support system for families of prisoners.
Our Purpose: To teach families of prisoners to successfully adjust to a new way of life. Our Mission: To offer help and inspire hope. 
Our Motto: "We don't have to do their time."

News

October
09
2017

GSCC President Dr. Martha G. Lavender keynote at Celebration

Join us for this FREE Celebration and be inspired

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August
10
2017

Extended Family for Kids back in schools

Groups start Sept. 26 in all Cherokee County Schools

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Events

Going Home Workshop St. Clair
  • St. Clair Correctional Facility, Springville, AL
  • Oct 23, 2017
  • Laure and Jerry Clemons present Going Home workshop for inmates in this correctional facility's re-entry program. Going Home is interactive, educational, and fun. The Clemons' share six lessons they learned for dealing with J...
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Extended Family for Kids
  • Cherokee County, AL Public Schools
  • Oct 24-26, 31, 2017; Nov 1-2, 7-9, 28-30, 2017; Dec 5-7, 12-14, 2017
  • Extended Family for Kids (EFK) is for children with a loved one incarcerated. Nine lessons focus on students’ choices and behavior. Students experience increased self-esteem, learn how to communicate effectively, and handle...
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Extended Family Southalabama Branch Meeting
  • Good Samaritan Sanctuary, 7208 Twin Beech Road, Fairhope, AL 36532
  • Nov 2, 2017; Dec 7, 2017
  • Do you have a family member in prison? Then an Extended Family meeting is for you! You will get questions answered, learn new ways to help kids, and discover local resources. Trained Branch Leaders facilitate.
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Extended Family's 14th Annual Celebration of Life
  • Cherokee Chamber of Commerce Meeting Room, 801 Cedar Bluff Road, Centre, AL
  • Nov 4, 2017
  • This free event is open to the public. The Celebration includes a complimentary dinner, entertainment, Silent Auction, and inspiring keynote by Dr. Martha G. Lavender, Gadsden State Community College President....
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