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See Us, Support Us

Friends Outside, on behalf of the Bill of Rights for children of incarcerated parents, invites you to join SEE US, SUPPORT US, a month long campaign to increase visibility of children of incarcerated parents. Learn more about SEE US, SUPPORT US.

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  • On any given day, there are an estimated 2 million children in America with at least one parent in prison or jail.
  • 1 in every 100 adults in America is in jail or prison.
  • An estimated 2.7 million children in California have a parent currently in California’s adult criminal justice system, including approximately 195,000 who have parents in a state prison.
  • For over 60 years, Friends Outside has been providing services to incarcerated and reentering people, their families and communities.

Holiday Wish Program

Holiday Wish Program

Help us help a child to know they are not alone in the world, by making their holiday a little brighter. Your gift will bring a little joy to their holiday season, and bring them hope. Download Sponsor Form.