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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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
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I feel like these manga courses opened the door for me... I now talk to God every day. I pray every day.”

Paul spent 25 years of his life looking for answers to his problems in all the wrong places. When he was in prison, he knew doing life his way wasn’t working anymore. Read more.

May 22, 2019
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Nathan found his identity in God while in prison

Nathan thought God hated him. But once he was in prison, he started to understand God's undying love for him — and even though he's living a life sentence, he now knows he's spiritually free. Read more.

April 25, 2019