OBK Transitions from Joint Project with Lutheran Social Services Illinois (LSSI)

OBK Transitions from Joint Project with Lutheran Social Services Illinois (LSSI)

OBK Transitions from Joint Project with Lutheran Social Services (LSSI). OBK informed LSSI on February 16, 2021 that they would not sign a new joint project agreement for 2021-2022. OBK communicated an “extension of project grant agreement” that would extend ...
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OBK Reentry Center Reopened (October, 2020)

OBK Reentry Center Reopened (October, 2020)

After closing in March, 2020 because of COVID the center reopened in October, 2020 as a result of completing three inspections that we were meeting or exceeding CDC guidelines for social distancing, air ventilation, disinfection of contact surfaces and a ...
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On Going Reentry Ministry (Webinars)

On Going Reentry Ministry (Webinars)

The Catholic Prison Ministries Coalition (www.catholicprisonministries.org) serves as the hub network, a resource, and an advocate for ministries and chaplains who need on-going support to do their ministry. As Catholic, there is also a need to be advocating legislatively, both ...
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Restorative Justice – Weekly Lenten Series

Restorative Justice – Weekly Lenten Series

Catholic Mobilizing Network (www.catholicsmobilizing.org) is a national organization that mobilizes Catholics and all people of goodwill to value life over death, to end the death penalty, transform the U.S. criminal justice system from punitive to restorative. This year as we ...
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Pastoral Care - Prison & Jail Ministry

Pastoral Care – Prison & Jail Ministry

The National Association of Catholic Chaplains (NACC)(www.nacc.org) with the Catholic Prison Ministries Coalition (CPMC)(www.catholicprisonministries.org/) has developed a national, integrated, and Catholic approach to identifying, preparing, and supporting men and women who can offer pastoral care ministry in the many settings ...
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