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

April
23
2018

Extended Family Executive Director presented Community Service Award

W.A. "Dub" Ellis Community Service Award presented by Cherokee County Chamber of Commerce

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April
20
2018

EFK and Cops make life-saving changes

When a child witnesses an arrest it makes a big impression. EFK students learn how to overcome their fear.

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Events

Extended Family for Kids
  • Cherokee County, AL Public Schools
  • Apr 26, 2018
  • 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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Extended Family for Kids Leader Training Workshop
  • Morgan County Schools Educators Resource Center, 235 Highway 67 South, Decatur, AL 35603
  • May 10, 2018
  • Laure Clemons, author of Extended Family for Kids, will teach attendees how to lead all 9 sessions of EFK. Workshop participants receive an EFK Curriculum Guide ($200 value) and earn professional Continuing Education Credits!...
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