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SKIP, Inc. Community Resource Services


Works to provide supportive services to children of incarcerated parents and their families, and to increase public awareness of the underlying problems of these children as victims.

Families First Colorado


Parent hotline, referral, and support

Families First


Families First is a nonprofit organization that offers low-cost classes and counseling on parenting, anger management, domestic violence, and alcohol and substance abuse. Families First also has information about resources in the metro Denver area and around the state. They offer free support groups. Support lines are answered seven days a week from 10 am to 10 pm.

Colorado Criminal Justice Reform Coalition

(303) 825-0122

Fighting to reverse the trend of mass incarceration in Colorado and provide resources for those affected

Families in Crisis

(860) 727-5800

Family counseling and case management services, family reunification support, domestic violence intervention, parent education and transportation for families to visit loved ones in prison in Connecticut.

2-1-1 Connecticut - Support Services for Families of Inmates


Several agencies in Connecticut assist, support and provide services to family members of inmates who are currently incarcerated in a Connecticut prison. Services usually include helping family members cope with the various aspects of having their loved one incarcerated, providing supporting guidance, helping family members prepare for the inmate’s release from prison, and providing transportation to and from the prisons.

Families in Crisis, Inc.


FIC is a private non-profit agency that provides family counseling and case management services, family reunification support, domestic violence intervention, parent education and transportation for families to visit loved ones in prison in Connecticut.

Fresh Start Community Reentry Program


Family ReEntry’s efforts are aimed at comprehensively and effectively addressing the enormous social problems related to crime, violence, abuse, and the unprecedented rates of costly incarceration.

Family and Community Service of Delaware County


Social services including STAP (Second Time Around Parents) - a program for grandparents raising grandchildren due to parental substance abuse, psychiatric disorders, incarceration, homicide, HIV/AIDS, and, more recently, military deployment.

Relations of Inmates Supporting Eachother (R.I.S.E.)

A Florida based family advocacy group for friends and families of incarcerated persons.

Families with Loved ones In Prison (FLIP)


FLIP is a Christian non-profit organization dedicated to maintaining strong family relationships in Florida's prison families. Their purpose is to help reestablish and repair broken family ties brought on by incarceration.

Forever Family

Support for children and families of inmates as they, their parents, caregivers and extended families work to remain a family.

Supporting Families Affected by Incarceration

1(808) 843-2502

Services for children, caregivers, and incarcerated parents through mentoring, parenting classes, and parent-child interactive sessions to help families maintain bonds and children to thrive despite being affected by incarceration.

State of Hawaii Department of Health

(808) 586-4416

Social services including behavioral health

Idaho Care Line 2-1-1 Children of Incarcerated Parents (COIP)

211 or 1-800-926-2588

COIP works to create awareness and act to assist agencies that serve children of incarcerated parents; to strengthen and meet the fundamental needs of these children; and to stop the cycle of criminality within families.

Idaho Department of Correction

(208) 658-2000

A general guide to assist family and friends of individuals sentenced to felony probation, parole or incarceration.

Lutheran Social Services of Illinois


Provides support to incarcerated men and women, and their children and caregivers.

Women of Power Alumni Association


WOPAA offers recovery coaching, spiritual support, parenting support groups, an annual health fair, clothing drives and an annual conference focused on formerly incarcerated and at-risk women. WOPAA provides advocacy for formerly incarcerated women.

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