NRCCFI LogoAn estimated 5 million children in the U.S. have had at least one parent in prison or jail in their lifetime.

NRCCFI is the oldest and largest organization in the U.S. focused on children and families of the incarcerated and programs that serve them.

  • Disseminating accurate and relevant information
  • Guiding the development of family strengthening policy and practice
  • Training, preparing, and inspiring those working in the field
  • Including the families in defining the issues and designing solutions

Directory of Programs

Find National, State, and Local programs for and about children of the incarcerated, their parents and their families.


Download helpful materials for service providers and families.

Fact Sheets

Access relevant facts and statistics about children and families of the incarcerated.


Learn more about children and families of the incarcerated using our research resources.