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

August
10
2017

Extended Family for Kids back in schools

Groups start Sept. 26 in all Cherokee County Schools

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August
02
2017

Extended Family joins FUMC for Back-to-School Bash

Extended Family for Kids invited to be part of the Bash.

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Events

Going Home Workshop Donaldson
  • Donaldson Correctional Facility, Bessemer, AL
  • Sep 25, 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
  • Sep 26-28, 2017; Oct 3-5, 17-19, 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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Going Home Workshop Alexander City
  • Alexander City Work Release, Alexander City, AL
  • Oct 2, 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 Southalabama Branch Meeting
  • Good Samaritan Sanctuary, 7208 Twin Beech Road, Fairhope, AL 36532
  • Oct 5, 2017; 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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