CFEO's vision is to reduce reoffending by reintegrating ex-offenders into society through the local church. We equip churches, through training and advice, to enable them to support ex-offenders live transformed lives.
Last week Susan Biss, MBE, of Jobcentre Plus came to the CFEO head offices to shed some light on the Job Seeker’s Allowance claims process for prison-leavers, and how CFEO church teams could support them during this process. read more...
On 21st June 2014, Alpha Ireland and Release Prison Ministries hosted the first Caring for Ex-Offenders Conference in Dublin, with special guest speaker Paul Cowley MBE, Executive Director of the William Wilberforce Trust. read more...
Prison Ministry Conference 2014
Prison Ministry Conference 2013: David Ahern, Shannon Trust
Prison Ministry Conference 2013: Christian Guy, Centre for Social Justice
There are lots of ways in which you can support the work Caring for Ex-Offenders does.
Dave Matthews, Development Coordinator for CFEO and assistant prison chaplain shares a recent CFEO linking story.
Last year I met a lad in prison serving a four year sentence for fire arm offences. Chris* had heard about CFEO and wanted to receive support from a local church community. read more...
*Andre spent 4 years in HMP The Mount for Burglary. After completing an Alpha course in prison, he learned about Caring for Ex-Offenders and decided to be supported by a local church on his release. read more...