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Alabama Department of Corrections Reentry and Pre-release Program

www.doc.state.al.us

(334) 353-3883

Resources for inmates and their families pertaining to reentry and release from Alabama Prisons

Alaska Center for Resource Families

acrf.org

(907) 479-7307

Support and resources for families and prisoners

Alaska Family Services

akafs.org

Support and resources for families and prisoners

University of Alaska Anchorage Justice Center

justice.uaa.alaska.edu

(907) 786-1800

Article on resources

Family Resource Center

www.childcrisis.org

480-834-9424

Parent and parenting support including those with an incarcerated parent

Child Crisis Center

childcrisis.org

800-367-8939

Parenting resources and support

Middle Ground Prison Reform

middlegroundprisonreform.org

480-966-8116

referals, and seminars for families and caregivers of an inmate

Arkanasas Voices for the Children Left Behind, Inc.

www.arkansasvoices.org

866-986-4237

Direct services/ advocacy/ training/ Family resource

The Centers For Youth and Families

centersforyouthandfamilies.org

888.868.0023

Support groups and parent education for grandparents and other relatives, and assistance accessing social services.

Arkansas Voices for the Children Left Behind

www.arkansasvoices.org

(501) 366-3647

Arkansas Voices (AV) offers direct services, advocacy and training to and on behalf of families and children who are separated from their parents due to parental incarceration, addiction, mental illness, foster care, deportation, and physical disabilities.

Families and Criminal Justice

familiesandcriminaljustice.org

Programs and support for families with an incarcerated parent

Friends Outside

www.friendsoutside.org

Programs and services for people impacted by incarceration, including children and families. Programs include assistance with reentry and family reunification; parenting education, fatherhood programs, alternatives to violence and anger management for incarcerated people.

AVARY

www.projectavary.org

Project AVARY offers long-term support and enrichment for children and youth with a parent in prison or jail.Our program services include a summer camp, monthly outings, leadership training, and family support.

TRUE (Together Building Resiliency, Understanding and Empowerment) Friends

www.committedpartners.org

541-344-0833

Targets children between the ages of 6-17 who have at least one parent or primary caretaker currently incarcerated within the criminal justice system. Mentors and youth enjoy a one-on-one relationship, complimented by group activities and limited family/caregiver services.

Children of Incarcerated Parents

www.coipp.org

301-473-4103

We are an inter-agency group that works to inform members of the community of the plight children with incarcerated parents. We distribute resources and useful items to children and their caregivers.

Arts in Prison, Inc.

www.artsinprison.org

913-403-0229

Arts in Prison, Inc. works to facilitate personal growth through the arts for the incarcerated and their families.

Someone To Watch Over Me

www.cscnouw.org

504-908-6277

CSC provides holistic services to assist people coming out of prison and their families in the re-entry process. Someone To Watch Over Me also provides services to the children with recently released parents.

MentorKids USA

www.mentorkidsusa.org

480-767-6707

MentorKids USA is a faith-based organization dedicated to providing at-risk youth (including children of incarcerated parents) with caring adult mentors.

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