Canadian Families and Corrections Network

Contact Information
Office Phone Toll free, English 1-888-371-2326 * toll free, French 1-877-875-1285
E-Mail national@cfcn-rcafd.org
Website www.cfcn-rcafd.org
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/CFCN.RCAFD
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/CFCN_RCAFD
Site Information
Located In Community Kingston
Address & Map
Kingston, ON
 
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Mailing Address PO Box 35040 
Kingston, ON K7L 5S5
Physical Access Not Applicable
Agency and Service Names
Alternate Name CFCN
Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established December 16, 1992
Primary Executive Louise Leonardi, Executive Director
Funding Provincial ; Federal ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 875428062RR0001
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Canadian charity that focuses on strengthening the quality of family relationships of federal or provincial prisoners during and after incarceration through a free information and referral service * sponsors workshops and training on restorative justice and effective service delivery to families affected by incarceration and reintegration (FAIR) as well as policy and program development assistance
Hours Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm
Areas Served Canada
Eligibility Individuals with a family member in a federal or provincial correctional institution * membership not required for families affected by incarcerations to access services
Application Visit the website or call the toll-free number
Languages English ; French
Fees Membership - optional ; Method(s) of Payment Accepted - cheque * online payment through website
Categories and Classification
Service Categories Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ~ Families/Friends of Inmates/Ex-Offenders
Other Details
Resources * Waiting at the Gate: Families, Corrections and Restorative Justice 
* Time Together: A Survival Guide for Families and Friends Visiting in Canadian Prisons 
* Directory of Canadian Organizations Providing Services to the Families of Adult Offenders 
* One Day at a Time: A Strategic Approach and Policy Document to Address the Needs of Families of Offenders  
* One Step at a Time: Reshaping Life Following Crime Within the Family  
* Jeffery goes to Jail: A story of a child visiting his father  
* A New Time: A toolkit for families of women offenders preparing to reintegrate into their family and community. 
* Time's Up: A reintegration toolkit for families who want to plan for successful family reintegration following incarceration. 
* Coping Over Time: Suggestions and advice from family members on how to cope with having a loved one in custody. 
* Building on your Supportive Relationship Network: How to work on friendships and relationships that matter.

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