There are many ways to get involved

with us in Families on the Outside.

You can donate, come to a support group or seminar, participate with others in one of our family events, visit us on Facebook or Twitter, or just talk to us about your situation and any challenges you or a family member may be facing because of incarceration within your family.
We are here to help.


The best way to get started is to send us some information about yourself and how you want to get involved.

A healthy, nurturing, and loving family does not happen all by itself. It takes a concerted effort from everyone in the household to create a family primed for a long future of growth and good times.

— Sid Carter, Founder

9208 N.E. Hwy 99, Ste. 107 #50 Vancouver, WA 98665 (360) 904-7302

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