Support & Inspiration


Extended Family is a not-for-profit support system for families of prisoners. The purpose of Extended Family is to show prisoners’ families how to successfully adjust to a new way of life.

Extensive directory of programs that offer services specifically for children and families of adult offenders. *** Excellent Resource**

A nonprofit volunteer-reliant ministry focused on the mission of transformation through the grace and power of Jesus Christ.
A membership organization of families of prisoners, prisoners, former prisoners and other concerned citizens.CURE's two goals are (1) to use prisons only for those who have to be in them (2) and for those who have to be in them, to provide them all the rehabilitative opportunities they need to turn their lives around.
The world's leading advocate for America's ever growing federal inmate population. 

On November 12, 1992, Troy Evans was sentenced to 13 years in Federal Prison. He was convicted of five armed bank robberies, in three states, over a six-month crime spree, and was sent to the Federal Correctional Complex in Florence, Colorado. His neighbors included such notorious criminals as Timothy McVeigh and Terry Nichols. Troy was released over seven and one-half years later. Troy is now a motivational speaker who shares his story and lessons learned with audiences of all ages.
Programs and services for incarcerated parents and the children.
A national organization working for a fair and effective criminal justice system by promoting reforms in sentencing law and practice, and alternatives to incarceration.
To provide services to Alabama's incarcerated women with emphasis on enhancing personal growth and strengthening the bonds between inmate mothers and their children.

Kairos ministers to incarcerated individuals, their families and those who work with them.
Family Justice draws on the unique strengths of families and neighborhoods to break cycles of involvement with the criminal justice system.
Clickable U.S. map listing resources available in each state.
A ministry for former sex offenders.
MVFR members have lost family members to murder or execution and oppose the death penalty. Friends of MVFR support these members and help bring their stories to the public, the press and policy makers.

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Support Outside the United States

Action for Prisoners' Families promotes the just treatment of prisoners' families by the prison system and society across the UK. It encourages the development of, and acts as a voice for, organizations providing support to these families.

Building stronger and safer communities by assisting families affected by criminal behavior, incarceration and community reintegration.