AID TO CHILDREN OF IMPRISONED MOTHERS, INC.

765 MCDANIEL STREET ATLANTA, GA 30310
Advocacy group for incarcerated mothers. AIM can provide helpful information for all women in prison who have children but can only provide social services in the Atlanta area.


 

CHILDREN OF INCARCERATED FACT SHEET


 

 

CHICAGO LEGAL ADVOCACY FOR INCARCERATED MOTHERS
70 East Lake Street, Suite 1120, Chicago, IL 60601
Chicago Legal Advocacy for Incarcerated Mothers provides legal and educational services to maintain the bonds between imprisoned mothers and their children.  CLAIM advocates for policies and programs that benefit families of imprisoned mothers and reduce incarceration of women and girls.


FAMILY AND CORRECTIONS NETWORK

93 OLD YORK ROAD, SUITE 1 #510, JERKINTOWN, PA 19406
Offers information, training, and technical assistance for children of prisoners, parenting programs for prisoners, prison visiting, incarcerated fathers and mothers, hospitality programs, keeping in touch, returning to the community, the impact of the justice system on families, and prison marriage.


 FOREVER FAMILY (FORMERLY AIM)

691 Garibaldi Street SW, Atlanta, GA 30310

Forever Family works to ensure that, no matter what the circumstances, all children have the opportunity to be surrounded by the love of family. We focus our efforts on some of the most marginalized children in our society—those with an incarcerated parent or parents—and support them as they, their parents, caregivers and extended families work to remain a family.


 The Incarcerated Mothers Program Edwin Gould Services for Children

INCARCERATED MOTHER’S PREVENTIVE & GENERAL PROGRAM
1968 2nd Avenue, 2nd Floor, New York, New York 10029
Provides advocacy, foster care prevention, counseling, and vocational training. Also runs “Achievers’ Girls and Boys Shine” program for children ages 9-19 whose parents have been or are incarcerated, Saturday activity groups, and “Grandparents as Parents” support group.


LEGAL SERVICES FOR PRISONERS WITH CHILDREN

1540 MARKET ST., SUITE 490, SAN FRANCISCO, CA 94102

Legal Services for Prisoners with Children is a non-profit law office that offers general legal advice around prisoners’ parental rights, distributes “The Incarcerated Parents Manual” free to prisoners in California, and acts as a referral agency.


PRISONER VISITATION AND SUPPORT (PVS)

1501 CHERRY STREET, PHILADELPHIA, PA, 19102
(PVS) is a volunteer visitation program to Federal and Military prisoners throughout the United States. Our primary focus is on those prisoners who do not ordinarily receive  visits from family and friends, want or need supportive human contact, are in solitary confinement or on death row, or are serving long sentences.


MOTHERS OF INCARCERATED SONS

BOX 401335, REDFORD, MI 48240
A support group for the incarcerated and their families. Our current project; is emphasis on mentally ill inmates.


MY SISTERS, INC.

P. O. Box 198, Winfield, IL 60190
Offers a Six-session educational class titled Surviving Abuse: Hope for the Future and support for women who are survivors of abuse.


PARENTING INSIDE OUT

Parenting curriculum for parents who are in the criminal justice system.


SAN FRANCISCO CHILDREN OF INCARCERATED PARENTS PARTNERSHIP

2.4 million U.S. children have a parent behind bars today. The partnership formed to improve the lives of incarcerated children and to demand a “Bill of Rights” for them, downloadable from the website in English and Spanish.

For inquiries about SFCIPP and the Rights to Realities Initiative, please contact:

Nell Bernstein at nellbernstein@att.net or
1563 Solano Ave., #293, Berkeley, CA 94707
(415) 819-0337

Additional copies of the Bill of Rights are available for $2 per copy.
Shipping is included.

A 12-minute video about the Bill of Rights is available for $10, shipping included. Please specify VHS or DVD.

To download an order form, click here.

or mail to:
SFCIPP
1563 Solano Ave., #293, Berkeley, CA 94707

To download a pdf of the Bill of Rights, click here.

To download a pdf of the Bill of Rights in Spanish, click here.

 

WOMEN’S PRISON ASSOCIATION AND HOPPER HOME

110 Second Avenue, New York, NY 10003
Provides foster care prevention, counseling, and housing placement assistance.

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