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

Extended Family Southalabama Branch Meeting
  • Good Samaritan Sanctuary, 7208 Twin Beech Road, Fairhope, AL 36532
  • Sep 7, 2017; 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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ALSCA Critical Issues for Alabama Schools Conference
  • Birmingham-Southern College, 900 Arkadelphia Road, Birmingham, AL 35254
  • Sep 8, 2017
  • Laure Clemons will present two Extended Family for Kids Workshops at this Alabama School Counselors Association Conference.
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Cherokee Baptist Association WMU Annual Meeting
  • Slackland Baptist Church, 75 County Rd 20, Leesburg, AL 35983
  • Sep 16, 2017
  • Two Guest Speakers! Laure Clemons, Extended Family for Kids and Carla Justice, Director Carla Justice Jail Ministries. Call 256-927-5016 to register by Sept 4. Collecting items for Extended Family for Kids. WMU Project is to...
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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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