WHAT IS EXTENDED FAMILY?

Extended Family is a 501(c)3 non-profit support system for families of prisoners.
Our Purpose: To show prisoners’ families how 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
04
2016

The ADHD incarceration connection

Laure Clemons, Extended Family Executive Director, presented a workshop at the 8th Annual Southeast Regional ADHD Conference - "Helping Families Stru...

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January
20
2016

EFK and ADHD work together

Extended Family for Kids workshop at ADHD Conference

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Events

Extended Family for Kids
  • Cherokee County, AL Public Schools
  • Feb 16-18, 23-25, 2016; Mar 1-3, 15-17, 22-24, 2016; Apr 5-7, 26-28, 2016
  • 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 a...
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Going Home Workshop
  • St. Clair Correctional Facility, Springville, AL
  • Mar 14, 2016
  • 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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