Prison Fellowship is a Northern Ireland registered charity affiliated to Prison Fellowship International, a charitable organisation with a Christian ethos which operates in over 129 countries around the world. Our Mission Statement is, ‘Prison Fellowship is a Christian ministry responding to the spiritual, emotional, social and physical needs of prisoners, released prisoners and their families. In our literature we summarise our work as, ‘Offering hope and a new beginning’.
Our principle objectives are:
To inform, support, challenge and encourage adults and young people who are, or have been, in prison.
To support families of prisoners and to help maintain and strengthen links between prisoners and ex-prisoners, their spouses, partners, parents, children, siblings and other family members.
To support prison governors, chaplains, prison officers and other staff in their efforts to maintain and develop regimes which assist towards the rehabilitation of prisoners and the protection of society.
To promote greater recognition of the effects of crime on those who have been its victims whether directly or indirectly, and on society.
Prison Fellowship Northern Ireland is accepted as charity by
HM Revenue and Customs No XN45576
Company Limted by Guarnatee No NI055239