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

March
20
2020

Governor awards grant to help students overcome stigma of incarcerated family members

Funds used to get EFK into more Alabama Schools

read more
February
12
2020

Lawyers Invest in Communities through Grants to Local Organizations

Extended Family awarded 2020 ACJF Grant

read more

Events

Extended Family for Kids
  • Cherokee County, AL Public Schools
  • Apr 7-9, 14-16, 21-23, 28-29, 2020
  • 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…
CHECK IT OUT