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PRISONER RESOURCE DIRECTORY 8-2016
Compiled by Christopher Dunn, Anthony Lucero, Gary Norsworthy, Jesse & Beth Michael
Amnesty International, USA, 5 Penn Plaza, New York, NY 10001 phone: (212) 807-8400 Works for reform and human rights.
PARC, Prison Activist Resource Center, PO BOX 70447, OAKLAND, CA 94612 (510)893-4648
Coalition for Prisoners Rights, P.O. Box 1911, Santa Fe, NM 87504 Their paper is called CFPRN. Download newsletter from http://realcostofprisons.org/coalition.html
CURE (Citizens United for the Rehabilitation of Errants), P.O. Box 2310, Washington, D.C. 20013 (202) 789-2126. Provides advocacy to bring about prison reform. state chapters. Newsletter also available.
FAMM (Family Against Mandatory Minimums) 1100 H Street NW Suite 1000, Washington, D.C. 20005 (202) 822-6700. A clearinghouse for current sentencing information. Newsletter available.
November Coalition, 282 West Astor, Colville, WA 99114. (509) 680-4679. Dedicated to educating the public on prison issues. Re-Entry Tips and Resources
U.S. Dept. of Justice, Civil Rights Division, 950 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Washington, DC 20503 “Report of prisoners abuse.” (202) 514-0716
Southern Center for Human Rights, 83 Poplar St. NW, Atlanta, GA 30303-2122. Deals with unconstitutional treatment and helps death row prisoners. (404) 0688-1202
Just Detention International, 3325 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 340, Los Angeles, CA 90010 Information and advocacy on sexual abuse and exploitation of prisoners (213) 384-1400
AIDS Hep C INFORMATION & SUPPORT
Aids In Prison Project, Osborne Association, 809 Westchester Ave., Bronx, NY 10455. Accepts collect calls from inmates needing help. (800) 344-3314 Tues, Wed, Thurs, 3-8 PM (contacted)
National Prison Hospice Association, 11 S. Angell St., #303, Providence, RI 02906. Helps develop programs for the terminally ill. email@example.com (emailed)
National Prevention Information Network, P.O. Box 6003, Rockville, MD 20849-6003. HIV/AIDS and Hepatitis, Gov. Org. free pamphlets, listing of support groups in your area. (301) 562-1098 (contacted)
”One Day at a Time”, Richard H. Rhodes, #05353-018,U.S.P. Leavenworth, P.O. Box 1000, Leavenworth, KS 660448 AIDS newsletter available to prisoners. (contacted) ??
Prisoners with AIDS Rights Advocacy: P.O. Box 2161, Jonesboro, GA 30237 (404) 946-9346. Offers support, referrals, education and political lobbying for prisoners with aids.
Project Inform, 273 9th street, San Francisco,CA. 94103 Heath info for HIV and Hepatitis.
ARTISTS & WRITERS
Fresh Start 4 the Arts, 7206 N. 55th Ave., Suite 101, Glendale, AZ 85301 (623)-570-2304
Prisons Foundation, Prison Art Gallery, PO Box 58043, Washington, DC 20037
Ridge Art Association, 210 Cypress Gardens Blvd. SW, Winter Haven, FL 233880. Send SASE for contest information
Creativity Held Captive: A Guidebook for Artists Working in Prisons, By Patricia McConnel, Contact Logoria, 352 Cherokee Street, Flagstaff AZ 86001, Phone: 602-288-6749 Book price: $10, which includes shipping.
InsideOUT Writers, Attn: Sandy Gibson, 1212 N. VERMONT AVE. 2ND FLOOR, , Los Angeles, CA 90029. Directed toward the youth. (323)-871-1866 or 323-660-1866
Southwest Correctional Art Network (SCAN), Attn: Grady Hillman, 7010 Isabelle Drive, Austin, TX 78752 /
Prisoner Express, 127 Anabel Taylor Hall, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853
Newsletter uses inmate writings and art., voice to the free world. Educational & other Programs.
Cell Door Magazine, 12200 41.9 ROAD, MANCOS, CO 81328 OR June-Aug. 6 TOLMAN ROAD, PEAKS ISLAND, ME 04108 Shares Inmate writings and art on their web site.
Prison Art Gallery, Safe Streets Arts Foundation, 2512 Virginia Ave. NW, Suite 58043 Washington, DC 20037-8043 We Help Create, Show and Sell Prison Art www.prisonsFoundation.org
PrisonArte ,SG Sales & Marketing, C/O PrisonArte.com, PO BOX 1773, Avondale AZ 85323 firstname.lastname@example.org shows & sells inmate art on web Send a self addressed stamped envelope for information and application
A Touch of Light, 300 Lenora Street #311, Seattle, WA 98121, Phone: 206.245.4937
FREE BOOKS FOR PRISONERS
FIRM (Furnishing Inmates Reading Material),Don Bowman, 7 West Lake Drive, St. Simons Island, GA 31522. They send books/materials to prison chaplains.
Daughters of Destiny, 10020 Coconut Rd. STE 138-212, Bonita Springs, FL 34135 (Women’s Support) phone: (239)301-0188
International Bible Society, 1820 Jet Stream Drive, Colorado Springs, CO 80921-3696. Free Bible to inmates who write a personal request. SENDS TO CHAPLAIN BY CASE.
Prison Book Project, PO Box 1146,Sharpes, FL 32959-1146, (321) 269-4100 Bibles
Prison Library Project CLAREMONT FORUM, 915-CW FOOTHILL BLVD., PMB 128., Claremont, CA 91711-3356, (909) 626-3066 books to prisoners, no religion or legal, RESOURCE LIST. (all states except TX & OR)
Prisoner Literature Project, c/o Bound Together Books, 1369 Haight Street, San Francisco, CA 94117, (510) 749-4160 (no TX inmates) NO BIBLE, NO LEGAL, NOT RELIGIOUS, 2 TO 4 MO WAIT.
Jesus Loves Me, Jesus Loves Me Ministry, In Care of: Mike Clontz, P.O. Box 2876, Albertville, Alabama 35950. Free Gospel book to prisoners, “Jesus Loves Me” by H.L. Roush. English or Spanish.
Praise Books by Merlin Carothers, free to chaplains: Foundation of Praise, PO Box 2518, Escondido, CA 92033, 760.741.2755 Have chaplain to request books, they need full address and number of inmates in Facility
Love Press, PO Box 1608, Tarpon Springs, FL 34688-1608, (800)282-9905 EXT 2200 Offers books on God, including “Come Unto Me” by Dr. James P. Gills. Inmates can ask their chaplains to order.
Women’s Prison Book Project c/o Boneshaker Books, 2002 23rd Ave S.
Minneapolis, MN 55404 free reading materials of various topics to women in prison-Pen pals too
Christian Library International, Attn: Kathleen Shaar, Director,4724 hargroveRd.Ste.100., Raleigh, NC 27616-2802. Books, Bibles, CDs, magazines sent to prison chaplains. 919-790-6987
Harvest Time Books, Prison Ministry, PO Box 300, Altamont, TN 37301-0300. Write for list of free books.
Lucy Parsons Center & Book Store, Prison Book Program, 1306 Hancock St., Ste. 100, Quincy, MA 02169. Free books and Resource Listing. Not to CA, IL, MI ,NV,TX
Bible Truth Publishers, PO Box 649, Addison, IL 60101, 630?543?1441 Free Bibles to prisoners & other study materials.
Free Bibles: Christ To Inmates. Rev. Perry Davis, PO BOX 309, Deland Fl. 32721, (386) 734-4383
PORTLAND BOOKS TO PRISONERS, P.O. Box 11222, Portland, OR 97211, free books to prisoners nationwide.
BOOKS TO PRISONERS, c/o Groundwork Books, 0323 Student Center, La Jolla, CA 92037 Free books. Serves all states. No religious or legal books.
Books Through Bars, 4722 Baltimore Ave., Philadelphia, PA 19143 National list of books to prisoner programs To PA, NJ, DE, NY, VA, WV, MD 215-727-8170
Books to Prisoners, c/o Left Bank Books, 92 Pike Street, Box A, Seattle, WA 98101 no religious or legal
Derek Prince Ministries, PO Box 19501, Charlotte, NC 28219 Books, English & Spanish ( 800-448-3261)
International Prison Ministry, PO Box 2868, Costa Mesa, CA 92628-2868 Biblical resources, free books
Blackstone School of Law, Blackstone Career Institute, 218 Main Street, P.O. Box 899, Emmaus, PA 18049-0899. Offers a well-known, accredited paralegal program. (610) 967-3323
Crossroad Prison Ministries, PO Box 900, Grand Rapids, MI. 49509-0900 . 800-668-2450 offers beginner and up Bible studies and personal discipleship. (616) 530-1300
Emmaus Bible Correspondence School, PO Box 1028, Dubugue, IA 52004 offers free Bible courses to prisoners. (563) 585-2070
INTERNATIONAL BIBLE CORRESPONDENCE SCHOOL, Ron Thompson Jail & Prison Ministry, P.O. BOX 618477,ORLANDO, FL 32861 (407) 290-5832
PMI Center for Biblical Studies, PO Box 177, Battle Creek, MI 49016-0177 Programs for degrees and Ordination. (269) 282-9381
Global University, 1211 S. Glenstone Ave., Springfield, Missouri 65804 Offers 3 degrees, Associate, Bachelors, Masters. AOG/Pentecostal (417) 862-9533
Rescue College, 1045 Swift Ave., Kansas City, Missouri 64116-4127 Degree in missions. (816) 471-6432
The Distance Education & Training Council, 1601 18th Street, N.W, Washington, D.C. 20009 Write for a list of
Office of Correctional Education, U.S. Dept. of Education Saen Addie, 400 Maryland Ave. S.W., Washington, DC 20202. Information about educational grants. (202) 245-7374
The Paralegal Institute, c/o Brightton College 8777 Via de Ventura, Suite 300, Scottsdale, AZ 85258, (800) 354-1254 Associate Degree program available. Accredited by the D.E.T.C.
American Bible Academy , P.O. Box 1490 , Joplin, MO 64802-1490 pre-enroll and request free courses by submitting this enrollment form or by writing to:
Citizens United for Rehabilitation Of Errants (CURE) P.O. Box 2310 , Washington, DC 20013
Send a self-addressed stamped envelope for “Piecing Together a College Education Behind Bars”
Centurion Ministries, 1000 Herrontown Rd, Princeton, NJ 08540, (609) 921-0334 helps death row inmates who are actually innocent.
Death Row Support Project, PO Box 600, Liberty Mills, IN 46946 (219)982-7480. Support and pen pals to death row inmates.
Death Penalty Information Center, 1015 18th Street NW, Washington, DC 20036 (202) 289-2275
NAACP Legal Defense Fund, Anti-death penalty project. 40 Rector St, ste 704, 5th Floor, NY, NY 10006
National Coalition to Abolish the Death Penalty, NCADP, 1620 L. Street NW, , ste 250, Washington, DC 20036 202-331-4090 “The Abolitionist’s Directory” $2 and “Lifelines” bi-monthly newsletter free to prisoners.
ABA Death Penalty Representation Project, , 1050 Connecticut Avenue NW Suite 400
Washington, DC 20036, (202) 662-1738
Justice Denied Magazine, PO Box 66291, Seattle, WA 98166 Articles and cases innocent DR and Lifers
Cornell Law School , Registrar’s Office , 160 Myron Taylor Hall , Ithaca, NY 14853
LEGAL LITIGATION AID & SUPPORT
*AFSC, 1501 Cherry St. ,Philadelphia, PA 19102 215-241-7000 “Outlook on Justice” 24 page quarterly magazine. $2 a year for prisoners
The Citebook, Starlite Inc., P.O. Box 20004, Dept. 34, St Petersburg, FL 33742 (800) 577-2929. Citebook is a 275 page book designed to help the layperson to help themselves in researching their litigation. Total cost is $59.95.
Columbia Human Rights Law Review, 435 West 116th Street, New York, NY 10027, phone: (212) 854-1601 Sells the “Jailhouse Lawyers Manual” in English and Spanish, $30 for prisoners.
Georgetown Law Journal, 600 New Jersey Ave. NW, Washington, DC 20001 (202) 662-9240 Write to see if your state. Annual Review of Criminal Procedure”, excellent and $25.00 to prisoners. (may have older copy free)
National Lawyers Guild, Prison Law Project, 132 Nassau Street, Rm. 922, New York, NY 10038. A national legal agency helping jailhouse lawyers, Resources. (212) 679-5100 donations
Prison Legal Aid Network, 1521 Alton Road, Suite 366, Miami Beach, FL 33139. “Plan” is made up of attorneys and paralegals who provide low-cost legal assistance to those in need throughout the U.S.
Prison Legal News (PLN), newsletters reports on court decisions affecting prisoners. 12 issues, $30 yr. P.O. Box 1151, 1013 Lucerne Ave, Lake Worth, FL 33460 Phone: 561-360-2523
The Prisoner’s Guide to Survival, PSI Publishing, Inc., 413-B 19th Street #168, Lynden, WA 98264. 700 + pages soft cover edition, by PSI Publishing. It costs $49.95 plus $5 shipping (write first for current information
The National Center for Reason and Justice, POB 191101, Roxbury MA 02119 Supports people who are falsely accused or convicted of crimes against children.
Legal Services for Prisoners with Children, 1540 Market St., Suite 490, San Francisco, CA 94102 (CA prisoners) Free Parents manuel.
Cornerstone Ministries, Inc., PO Box 1672, Wylie, TX 75098 (972) 475-5789. Contact Chaplain Al Gibbons for free book: From Crime to Christ, a collection of inmate stories.
Aurora Ministries, 12108 10th Ave. East, Bradenton, FL 34212 . KJV, NKJV, Audio Bibles to visually impaired. 941-748- 6137
Chicano Awareness Center, 4821 South 24th St, Omaha, NE 68107-2704 educational services. (402)-733-2720
Indian Life, P.O. Box 32, Pembina, ND 58271 “Indian Life ”bi-monthly publication news from across Native North America. $23.00 for 1-year single copy cost $3.00. Resources
JEWISH Prisoner Services International PO Box 85840, Seattle, WA 98145-1840. Tel: Phone: 888-614-3812 Offers support, referrals, guidance, educational and religious programs to Jewish only prisoners.
Mexican-American Legal Defense Education Fund (MALDF), 634 S. Spring Street ,11th Floor, Los Angeles, CA 90014 Phone: (213) 629-2512
Native American Prisoners Rehabilitation Research Project, 2848 Paddock Lane, Villa Hills, KY 41017 offers services for Native American prisoners.
Innocence Project, 40 Worth St., Suite 701, New York, NY 10013. email@example.com, 212.364.5340 Contact for information in your state.
Project for Older Prisoners George Washington University law School, 2000 H Street NW, Washington, DC 20052. (Available in MD,MI,NC,VA, and DC) 202-994-1010
Just Detention, (formerly “Stop Prison Rape”), 3325 Wilshire Boulevard, Suite 340, Los Angeles, CA 90010 (213).384.1400 Advocates, counseling resources. Specify state.
The Safer Foundation, PO Box 340, Brandon, VT 05733-0340 (802) 247-3132 Self help material for sex offenders. (cost)
Pure Life Ministries, 14 School Street, Dry Ridge, KY 41035 Strengthen faith to overcome sexual sins. 859 824-4444
Gelly’s Resources send 4 Forever Stamps & a S>A>S> E To me> Gellybean 668 N. ‘H’ Street #2 San Bernardino Ca. 92410
“Compassion”, 140 W. South Boundary St., Perrysburg, OH. 43551—Publication, Writings by DR inmates and others. 419-874-3441
“Fortune News”, Attn. Inmate Subscriptions, The Fortune Society, 29-76 Northern Blvd, Long Island City, NY 11101. Free to prisoners. 212-691-7554
”Encouraging Hearts Newsletter”, Encouraging hearts ministry P.O. Box 1126, Owingsville, KY 40360. firstname.lastname@example.org 904-285-6842
”Fishers of Men Newsletter”, Fishers of Men Prison Ministries C/O Bethany Church, attn: Lori Mitchell 5403 North Second Street, Loves Park, IL 61111. 815-633-7508
”Heart Of America Prison Ministries Newsletter”, Heart Of America Prison Ministries, P O Box 1685, Independence, MO 64055 (Quarterly). 816-257-1822 (Bibles, Study courses, videos)
”Prison Victory Magazine”, Bikers and race car fans!!! Need donations; Chaplains can order by bulk or subscription,: $13.00 CMI, PO Box 929, Bristow, OK 74010 214-796-1119
“Yard Out”, Prisoners For Christ Outreach Ministries, PO BOX 1530, Woodinville, WA 98072 Great reading! .425-483-4151 www.pfcom.org request copy, Bible courses, literature for new Believers in Christ (425)483-4151
”Journal of Prisoners on Prisons”,. Univ of Toronto Press, 5201 Dufferin Street, Toronto, Ontario, M3H 5T8 costs $15 each issue plus tax
”Free Grace Broadcaster”, Chapel Library, 2603 W. Wright Street, Pensacola, FL 32505. 48-page quarterly digest. And other literature 850-434-0058
”Double-Time”, c/o NCDBW, 125 S. 9th St., Suite 302, Philadelphia, PA 19107: Bi-monthly newsletter of National Clearinghouse for the Defense of Battered Women (NCDBW). Free to women prisoners. (800) 903-0111 ext 3
The American Bible Society, 101 North Independence Mall East FL8, Philadelphia, PA 19106-2155 Catalog of publications. Free Bibles. (215)309-0900
“The Angolite”, Cashier’s Office, Angola State Prison, Angola, LA 70712 A magazine about prisons. ($20.00).
World Challenge, Inc., PO Box 260, Lindale, TX 75771. Publication from David Wilkerson’s Church.U.S. Mennonite, Office of Criminal Justice, Box 500, Akron, PA 17501-0500 Publications that can help. ”Truth for Today”, 111 Robin Hood Dr., Forest City, NC 28043-6189 ( 903)-963-8626 www.worldchallenge.org
U.S. Mennonite, Office of Criminal Justice, Box 500, Akron, PA 17501-0500 Publications that can help. 866-866-2872 call
”Truth for Today”, 3450 South Street #6358 , Lafayette, IN 47905-3700
”Cry Justice Now Newspaper”, P.O 197. New Bloomfield, MO 65063 great news paper . Advocates for criminal justice reform and reprints writings by inmates; they let you be heard. 800-228-5284 ” www.cryjusticenow.org
Seeds From the Sower”, The Guido Evangelistic Association, Inc., 600 N Lewis St, Metter, GA 30439-0508 Daily Devotional, and other literature. (912)-685-2222
”NOOR UL HAQ/Light of Truth”, PO Box 550, Republic, MO 65738-0550. It is a pre-evangelism magazine written in both English and Arabic. It can now be downloaded and printed from www.thelightoftruth.com
”Saved By Grace News” Requests, PO Box 1242, Raymore, MO 64083. Prisoners’ testimonies, poetry, art, more. 816-591-8500 www.avedbygracefellowship.com/ministries.html
Grace & Truth Magazine, 210 Chestnut Street, Danville, IL 61832-2699 (217) 442-1120
“Herald of His Coming”, Published monthly by Gospel Revivals, Inc., PO Box 279, Seelyville, IN 47878. Interesting reading! 812-442-6200 www.heraldofhiscoming.com
America’s Christian Newspaper, free Pentecostal, Christian Tabernacle Church, PO Box 747, Madisonville,KY 42431
“Loaves & Fishes”, Lighthouse Publishing, PO Box 332, Bedford, PA 15522. uplifting stories, testimonies, poems
PRE-RELEASE & PAROLE
Altar of Ed Ministries, 2800 Ontario Road, NW, suite 506, Washington, DC 20009 (202) 232-0886 If you are in need of help with re-entry, contact Jim Wilder.
AMERICAN Correctional Association, Publications Dept., 206 N. Washington Street, Ste 200, – Alexandria, VA 22314 Phone: (703) 224-0000 Parole planning guide: “As Free as an Eagle” $20,. Sells other self-help books.
Association of Gospel Rescue Missions, 7222 Commerce Center Dr, Ste 120, Colorado Springs, CO 80919 (800) 4RESCUE Residential programs in some cities.
OPEN, Inc., PO Box 472223 Garland, TX 75047-2223. Sells “99 Days & a Get-Up”, “Man I need a Job!”. $7.95 each. Good helps! $5 shipping charge
“The Salvation Army “, 615 Slaters Lane, Alexandria, VA 22313. Have transitional housing in some cities. Magazine “War Cry”. 703-684-5500
”Transition of Prisoners “, Transition of Prisoners, Inc., PO Box 02938, Detroit, MI 48202. Resources & Support. 313-875-3883
”The Missing Link “, PO Box 40031, Cleveland, OH 44140-0031 (216)307-5465-1683 Links troubled youth and adults with life-changing programs including Christian residential programs.
Fair Shake inc., PO Box 63, Westby, WI 54667 Phone:608-634-6363 608-634- Resources and support for reentry success.
Prison Fellowship, 44180 Riverside Parkway, Lansdowne, VA 20176 Resources and support for most cities/states. (800)206-9764
The National Reentry Resource Center, , 22 Courtland Street, 22nd Floor, NY, NY 10007 Resources for your state.
Exodus House International,Address: 7432 Aberdeen Drive, Pass Christian, MS 39571,Phone: 601-990-7756 support for women prisoners
SEEKING GOD & SPIRITUAL TRUTH
Alpha USA ,Jack Cowley National Director Prisons & Re-Entry, P.O. Box 9359 Wichita Falls, TX 76308
American Rehabilitation Ministry (ARM), PO Box 1490, Joplin, MO 64802-1490 Bible studies and more offered. 417-781-9100
Billy Graham Evang. Assoc., Christian Guidance Department, BGEA, 2426 1 Billy Graham Pky., Charlotte, NC 28201. Reading materials. 1-877-247-
Bread of Life, Free booklets and pamphlets for prisoners. Gospel Messenger Service, P.O. Box 331, Lancaster NH 03584 Great reading!! 866-205-4727
Christian Ambassadors, PO Box 62876, Colorado Springs, CO 80962-2876. Discipleship program. email@example.com Newsletters
Good News Publishers, c/o Crossway 1300 Cresent Street, Wheaton, IL 60187. Tracts & more
Inmate Discipler Fellowship,.Contact person is Mark Hollis. 5351 Catran Drive, Dallas, TX 75227
Exodus Prison Ministry, PO Box 6363, Lubbock. TX 79493 Bible studies and Bibles, literature. Especially good for new Believers in Christ. 806-791-3673
Mt. Nebo Prison Ministry, PO Box 1848, Gilbert, AZ 85299. They offer a 93 page workbook (Fundamentals of Faith) After completed and mailed back at inmates expense and you pass you receive a soft cover McArthur Study Bible. 480-635-9532
Source of Light, 1011 Mission Road, Madison, GA 30650. (706) 342-0397 They offer good Bible studies in several languages, including Spanish and French. Free to inmates.
Liberty Prison Ministries & Liberty House, PO Box 87, Schwenksville, PA 19473.
Jesus Christ Prison Ministry, P.O. Box 770, Lucerne Valley, CA 92356. “Change Your Life Biblically” Free and other Christian literature, newsletter. 760-248-2828
Mt. Zion Bible Church, Chapel Library, 2603 W. Wright Street, Pensacola, FL 32505 “Free Grace Broadcaster,” send for their catalog of tapes and publications-free. 850-434-0058
Open Door Ministry, Gospel Tabernacle, 420 Route 6 West, Coudersport, PA 16915 Ask for their writings. 814-274-7573
Piedmont Christian Ministries, PO Box 118, Piedmont, OH 43983 (740) 489-5189 Offer materials to inmates and chaplains, including videos. (800)858-5402
RBC Ministries, P.O. Box 2222, Grand Rapids, MI 49501 “Our Daily Bread” devotional and other publications.
Salesian Missions, 2 Lefevre Lane, New Rochelle, NY 10801-5710 1 Booklet of poetry $2, must order 5
The Bible League, Bible League Plaza, Crete, IL 60417 . 866-885-4636 1 Bibles and Bible studies ??
United Prison Ministry International, 890 CR93, PO Box 8, Verbena, AL 36091 (205) 755-4744 Provides literature, newsletter, and videos. Write to Tony Hall to find out what they have available. 205-755-4744
WELS Special Ministries, PO Box 452, New Ulm, MN 56073. Study Booklets, Lutheran. 507-354-3130
Turning Point, Dr. David Jeremiah, PO Box 3838, San Diego, CA 92163 Daily Devotional “Turning Points”. 877-998-0222
World Missionary Press,Inc, PO Box 120 New Paris, IN, 46553-0120 “Help from Above” Scripture booklets and literature in several languages.
Dismas Ministry: P.O. Box 070363, Milwaukee, WI. 53207 A national Catholic prison ministry providing free Catholic scripture, faith and prayer materials to USA prisoners.
SERVICES FOR PRISONERS & THEIR FAMILIES
Center for Children of Incarcerated Parents, PO Box 41-286, Eagle Rock, CA 90041, (626) 449-2470 Provides a clearinghouse that distributes publications and audiovisuals to prisoners. Free firstname.lastname@example.org
Broken Yoke Ministries, Inc., The Grace Place , PO Box 13906. Milwaukee, WI 53213 Ministry to inmates struggling with sexual abuse or homosexuality and seek healing in Christ. Newsletter: “Wellspring”.
Coalition of Prison Evangelists (COPE), PO Box 740843 Dallas, TX 75374 Provides referral network for visitation/emergency needs. Links families with local churches, newsletter and ministry directory. (682)292-8009
Family and Corrections Network, 93 Old York Road, Suite 1 #510, Jenkintown, PA 19046 215-576-1110 Provides information about programs serving families of prisoners. email@example.com
Osborne Association, Serving Prisoners, Former Prisoners and their Families 175 Remsen Street, Ste 800, Brooklyn, NY 11201. (718)637-6560
The Keys Ministry, C/O Karen Hart, 1014 G Street, Fairbury, NE 68350-2020 (402)300-1295 Support, help for someone wanting to overcome homosexual life style
Hoshia Inmate Ministry (Messianic Jews), Messianic pen pals 6304 Beltline Road, Dallas, TX 75254-7867
Narcotics Anonymous, World Service Office, Inc., free material. 19737 Nordhoff Place, Chatsworth, CA 91311
Reaching Beyond The Walls, Michael Burts, PO Box 6905, Rutland, VT 05702-6905. Pen Pal web site, connections, newsletter, more. 802-773-4029
*LOOPS (Love Ones of Prisoners Reaching Beyond The Walls), P.O. Box 14953, Odessa, TX 79768 We are told that this is a good organization for families.
Yokefellowship Prison Ministry -P.O. Box 3114, Wescosville PA 18106 Phone: 610-820-8469 Support
Gene Neill World Wide Prison Ministry, P.O. Box 3009, Lake Placid, FL 33862 good to help prisoners, offers a very good book called “I’m Gonna Bury You” by Gene Neill, an ex-prisoner. newsletter
Prison Fellowship, 44180 Riversice Parkway, Lansdowne, VA 20176 “Insider Newsletter” sent to chaplains
Angel Tree. Prison Fellowship, 44180 Riverside, Parkway, Lansdowne, VA 2016 . Provides Christmas gifts and summer camp for children of prisoners. 1-800-552-6435/ 206-9764 www.prisonfellowship.org/contact/
Broken Vessel Ministries,. P.O. Box 64338, Lubbock, TX 79464-4338 Help for sexual offenders 313-868-1482
Pure Life Ministries, 14 School St., Dry Ridge, KY 41035 support to overcome sexual issues- ask for free catalog, small fee for books offered, (free materials to chaplains)
Set My Way Free Ministries, 221 North Hogan Street No. 141, Jacksonville, FL 32202 research, legal work fee.
The Prison Ministry of CRU, Campus Crusade for Christ, Ron Dooley, Prison Ministry, PO Box 489, Shartsburg, GA 30277 firstname.lastname@example.org
Your Cry Has Been Heard by Beth Michael, 284 page book, special collection of writings, many by inmates, former offenders, ministers to hurting people – now available from CBD,PO Box 7000, Peabody, MA 01961, give stock #93570X)
Christian Pen Pals/Pen Pal Connection, Jesse & Beth Michael, P.O. Box 11296, Hickory, NC 28603
Jesse & Beth Michael, Executive Directors
Christian Pen Pals / Pen Pal Connection
Member of International Network of Prison Ministries: www.PrisonMinistry.net/cpp
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