American Friends Committee

The American Friends Committee is used by both inmates and their families that need help. They provide tools for inmates to:

  • advocate themselves
  • find substance abuse rehab centers and ex-offender service providers
  • work with county courts as well as the Department of Corrections' parole board, medical and institutional staff
  • become better individuals through providing self-help and educational literature in addition to parole workshops.

They normally meet the third Thursday of the month at 6:30 p.m.

Hope for Healing Hearts/ Kirk of Our Savior Church

Hope for Healing Hearts is a support group for adults that have incarcerated family member. They meet every 2nd Monday of the month and focus on creating a safe environment for group support. They provide:

  • education
  • financial information
  • emotional guidance
  • spiritual assistance

The goal of the group is to destroy any shame of being a related or a family member to those who are incarcerated and allow for healing to begin.

As mentioned before, meetings usually occur every 2nd Monday of the month from 6:30pm to 8:30pm.