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

February
22
2017

We Don't Have to Do Their Time!

Students come up with positive solutions

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February
20
2017

Going Home Workshop for Professionals

A resource for probation, corrections, and law enforcement

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Events

Extended Family for Kids
  • Cherokee County, AL Public Schools
  • Feb 28, 2017; Mar 1-2, 14-16, 21-23, 2017; Apr 4-6, 11-13, 18-20, 25-27, 2017; May 2, 4, 11, 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 an...
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Going Home Workshop for Professionals
  • First Baptist Church Fort Payne Fellowship Hall 106 Grand Avenue Northwest Fort Payne, AL 35967
  • Mar 6, 2017
  • Going Home for Professionals is a free workshop for law enforcement, judiciary, attorneys, correctional personnel, and volunteers working with returning inmates and their families. Workshop attendees will Learn six key areas...
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Going Home Workshop Alexander City
  • Alexander City Work Release, Alexander City, AL
  • Mar 13, 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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