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Project AVARY


Project AVARY offers longterm 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.

Promises for Families


Promises for Families is dedicated to providing quality summer camp, after- school mentoring programs and academic tutoring for children with a parent in prison, enabling them to work through the grieving process in a positive and healing manner.

Wings for L.I.F.E. (Life-skills Imparted to Families through Education)


Life-skills, substance abuse/recovery, educational topics and parenting at both adult and juvenile detention centers. After-school program for children.

Virginia C.U.R.E. K.I.D.S.


We offer services and resources to children with an incarcerated parent and their families.

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northern Nevada


We are a FREE mentoring program.We pair children ages 6 to 18 (or 4 to 18 if the child has a parent in prison) with a volunteer mentor. The one-to-one relationship creates positive outcomes for the child.

Community Mentoring Connections


Community Mentoring Connection is a regional program matching youth with incarcerated parents with caring adult mentors.

TRUE (Together Building Resiliency, Understanding and Empowerment) Friends


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


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.


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

Someone To Watch Over Me


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


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

SKIP (Support for Kids of Incarcerated Parents)


SKIP provides in-school support groups for children of incarcerated parents.In these support groups, children learn that they are not alone in this situation, talk about different feelings and emotions associated with having a parent in jail or prison, and form or strengthen a relationship with that incarcerated parent through weekly letter-writing.

Mentoring Children of Prisoners


The Mentoring Children of Prisoners Program matches a youth, ages 4-18, with a trained adult mentor, who meets with the youth on a weekly basis. Mentors and mentees engage in recreational, educational, or cultural activities. Seton Youth Shelters provides emergency shelters, street outreach, and counseling for youth, free of charge.



BBBSHR provides volunteer mentors to interested children, including children who have an incarcerated parent. The staff received training from the Family Corrections Network.

Catholic Community Services


To enhance opportunities for positive life experiences and outcomes for children and youth whose parent have experienced incarceration.

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Puget Sound


Big Brothers Big Sisters of Puget Sound is committed to providing a caring adult mentor to any child who needs or wants one. BBBSPS offers both community-based and school-based mentoring programs, and supports one-on-one mentoring relationships for thousands of local youth.

Family Resource Center


Parenting and parent support services for any family, including those with an incarcerated parent. Our work also includes programming for relatives as parents.

Father and Child Resource Center

Services designed to help fathers play a productive role in their children’s lives

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