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.

60,000Over 60,000 marked lessons returned to students
5,000Over 5,000 new students in Crossroads Canada programs
3,800Over 3,800 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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I went through a total life transformation.”

Peter grew up in a Christian home before losing his way. In prison, he realized he needed God's grace. Read more.

February 19, 2020
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Crossroads gave me the keys to finding God’s truths.”

In prison, Jacob's connection with Crossroads and his mentor helped him cultivate his faith. Now, he's getting a B.A. in Christian Family Counselling. Read more.

December 2, 2019
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During moments when Satan was whispering doubt into my ear, I was able to find truth and safety with Christ.”

Before she came to prison, Sarah lost everything — including her husband. Read about how getting to know Jesus through Crossroads' Bible studies saved her life. Read more.

November 7, 2019
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You will not see the effects of planting a seed that can produce 40-60 or 100-fold.”

Lewis' story is a reminder of the grace and mercy of God — but it's also a comfort to those of us who wonder about the effects of our ministry. Read more.

October 21, 2019
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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