Building Families Together
Building Families Together Inc. is a federally recognized nonprofit organization service justice involved men who face barriers to reentry. The organization was founded in the Northwest Suburbs of Illinois. Staff assist men with a history of incarceration as they work toward permanent reintegration into the community. They strive to increase men’s self-respect and self-worth, both as men and as fathers. Building Families Together address the immediate needs of their clients after release from correctional facilities and they also help individuals in pre-release. During this time, the organization also provides assistance to mothers and children who require immediate physical and mental health services. Building Families Together is dedicated to empowering men and unifying families impacted by the criminal justice system. Their mission is to see families successfully come together and for men to permanently reenter the community. For more information about specific services, individuals should contact the organization directly using the information on this page.