The Friends & Family of Incarcerated Persons (FFIP)
MARK YOUR CALENDAR FOR THE MARCH FFIP EVENT
"HOW INCARCERATION AFFECTS EVERYONE"
(FREE - ALL AGES WELCOME)
Saturday, March 7, 2020, 1:00PM - 4:00PM
East Las Vegas Library
2841 E. Bonanza Rd., Las Vegas, NV
Resource Room for information from Law Enforcement, Community Organizations and More
Documentary by families affected by incarceration: Faces of Mass Incarceration
Presentation by Fury Young & Maxwell Melvins of Die Jim Crow, Inc.: Changing the Prison Narrative Through Music
Picture Booth, Free Raffle, Give-Aways
Grammy nominated 1990's hip-hop project Lifers' Group
Senior Advisor to "Die Jim Crow"
Thursday, March 5, 2020, 6:00PM – 7:30PM
Clark County Library
1401 E. Flamingo Rd., Las Vegas, NV
Where people come together to support each other in a compassionate and caring environment
Thursday, March 12, 2020, 6:00PM – 7:00PM
2000 S. Maryland Pkwy., Las Vegas, NV
United States Statistics
5 Million Children Have or Had an Incarcerated Parent
Over 6 Million People are in the Prison System
Over 30 million people have been affected by incarceration
Even though the United States has only 5% of the world's population...
...it has over 20% of the world's prison population
The Nevada resources page contains a comprehensive list of prisons, support groups, and other helpful information to help you navigate through the Nevada prison system.
It is important for you to understand the processes and rules prior to visiting your loved one in prison. Each Federal, State and County facility is a little different. Other Resources provides links to federal, state and local facilities, including location, contact information, and visitation information. Just locate the state of the facility and click on the appropriate link.