Our Impact

We connect prisoners with volunteer mentors in Christ-centered relationships that transform lives, prisons and churches across Canada through the power of the Gospel.

50,000Over 50,000 marked lessons returned to students
4,000Over 4,000 new students in Crossroads Canada programs
2,600Over 2,600 graduates from Crossroads Canada programs
>100Crossroads has a presence in more than 100 prisons across Canada
Our programsReduce the likelihood of re-imprisonment, start people on life-changing relationships with Jesus, and better prepare prisoners to return to society

If you want to make a meaningful impact in the lives of prisoners, you’ve found the right ministry.

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As I tried to follow Jesus’ teachings and open myself to His power, I noticed I began to change.”

Ian was in and out of prison for over a decade before he began to take his faith seriously. But now he’s learned to trust God. Read more.

October 7, 2019
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Crossroads Courses Helped Cameron Grow Spiritually

Other prisoners noticed how often Cameron got "outside mail" as a Crossroads student — and being a Christian became Cameron's identity in more ways than one. Read more.

August 20, 2019
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Studying the Bible with Crossroads has made me kind, humble, happy, loving, and caring towards others.”

Like many of our students, Arnold knew the Lord before he was sent to prison. But his time in prison has sharpened his faith, and thanks to the mentors at Crossroads, he knows the Lord is with him. Read more.

July 24, 2019
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Heather’s Story

When she was 15, Heather experienced an overdose that nearly killed her. Read her story and learn how her later imprisonment led her to Jesus. Read more.

July 11, 2019
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The Great Truths of the Bible course brought William closer to God

William spent most of his life in a struggle with alcohol and drug addictions. But Crossroads' Great Truths of the Bible course and the letters of encouragement from his mentors showed him the love of a faith community. Read more.

June 26, 2019
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I have to be 100% in with my whole heart. That’s the only way this faith works.”

Ellie recently re-discovered God in prison, and has dedicated her whole life to Him. Read her exciting letter about her newfound purpose in faith. Read more.

June 3, 2019