Our Mission

The Family is First Project will assist the Department of Corrections by hosting by-weekly transformational relationship sessions with inmates and their families. More »

We Offer Solutions

The Family First Project will host by-weekly transformational relational sessions with inmates and their family members which will increase rehabilitation, communication, and relational skills. More »

Help Us Help Others

Help us strengthen family relationships and reach more prisons. Each time you give, you will be helping support the great work of restoring families and changing lives. More »

Real People - Real Solutions

The Family is First Project (TFFP) was founded in 2005 By Frank and Stacie Johnson in response to a growing need for family support services and fueled by the passion to see lives changed within prison walls, while keeping families together. More »

More Than Support

In addition to being a support system for the aforementioned population, this organizations seeks to encourage healthy community interactions and build collaborative relationships with organizations of like vision. More »


The family is first project


270 Northland Blvd #319 Cincinnati, Ohio 45246

Upcoming events

  • 2018-08-11 10:00 - 2018-08-11 16:00

    The Family is First Project is hosting there first workshop Breaking the Chains!

    If you have a family member who is incarcerated and you have never had the chance to deal with all the emotions that come along with supporting someone behind bars, then this is the workshop for you.

    Six power pack speakers that have been effected by incarceration will reveal the truth about being in prison, family relationships from behind bars , love and and how prison affects everyone.

    Come an learn how to overcome the set backs and unhealthy cycles that incarceration can have on families and connect with people who have survived.