No one is free when others are oppressed.
PO Box 28931
St. Louis, MO 63132
Welcome to the Missouri CURE website. Here you will find helpful information as well as current and past newsletters, resources, upcoming events and legislative information.
Please visit our newest column, “Prisoner Narratives,” an in-depth look at abuses suffered by Missouri prisoners in segregation/solitary confinement. These include individual stories of prisoners who live for weeks, months, years, and some even decades in tiny cells for 23 hours a day, often under horrific conditions.
Feel free to browse around. If you see anything you would like information on, please let us know. At the bottom left corner of this page is a contact form; please fill it out and let us know how we can improve this website, or any other concern you may have. If you would like to help volunteer, please let us know here as well.
CURE is an international movement that seeks to reduce crime through reform of the criminal justice system. International CURE website is
Missouri CURE organizes and unites offenders, their families, and others for education and advocacy in criminal
Who We Are
Missouri CURE began in 1990 as a state chapter of National CURE.
Who Can Join? CURE members include prisoners, their families and loved ones, and other concerned members of the community.
What are the goals of CURE? To ensure that prisons are only used for those who absolutely must be incarcerated and that they are used only for the purposes of rehabilitation and education.
To Join by PayPal:
If you are paying for a prisoner membership, please include the prisoner's name, number and institution in the PayPal notes so that we know you are paying for a prisoner. This will ensure that the newsletter is sent to the prisoner. When you click the pay button and sign in, the very top form has a link to add instructions to buyer; this is where you should add this information.
Other Payment Options
Check or Money Order: Make out to Missouri CURE (address below).
Postage Stamps: As an alternative, you may send 5 postage stamps for each prisoner membership.
PO Box 28931
St. Louis, MO 63132
St. Louis Meetings
Our next St. Louis meeting will be held Friday, November 8, 6:30 to 8:30 pm at the University City Library, Meeting Room 2, 6701 Delmar at Kingsland in the Loop (St. Louis County).
Kansas City Meetings
Our Kansas City MO CURE meetings are held on the third Monday of each month, 6-8 pm, at 3811 Chestnut. We look forward to seeing you.
CURE is NOT a service organization. We are an all-volunteer, non-profit criminal justice advocacy organization. CURE has NO legal services. Please do NOT send legal papers. We advocate for criminal justice reform, but we cannot take on individual cases.
CURE is NOT a service organization. We are an all-volunteer, non-profit criminal justice advocacy organization. CURE has NO legal services—please do NOT send legal papers. We advocate for criminal justice reform, but we cannot take on individual cases.
To Donate to Missouri CURE
Click the DONATE button above to make a contribution to Missouri CURE. Your contributions are used to continue to advocate for prisoners and family members. Our major expenses are publishing and postage for our quarterly newsletter, Turning Point. A grassroots organization, CURE has no paid staff. Members volunteer their time.
Missouri CURE Upcoming Events