Aftercare and Ex-Inmate Ministries

Real Men – 33 Series

Joe Bird – (717) 693-6394

Several groups meet weekly inside LCP and around the Lancaster area. They provide Bible study/chaplaincy/practical helps for addiction problems.

House of Peace

Beth Shalom – (717) 397-5182

House of Peace provides housing for ex-inmate women in Lancaster city. It is operated by TABOR Community Services.

Exodus (Ex-Offenders Delivered, Uplifted, Saved)

Bill Butler

Exodus meets weekly at the First United Methodist Church to do Bible study, fellowship, and offer encouragement to ex-inmates.

Freedom Gate Ministries

Junior Oriol – (610) 750-5685 | 131 S. 9TH Street, Reading, PA 19602

Freedom Gate Ministries provides housing for ex-inmate men in a faith based, disciplined setting.

House of Ruth

Joe and Linda Bird – (717) 295-3301 |        739 Spruce Rd, New Holland, PA  17557

House of Ruth provides housing for women when they get out of prison.

Life Awakening

Linda Ingham – (717) 354-2888 | P. O. Box 136, New Holland, PA 17557

Life Awakening offers a healing home for women and free GED classes.

New Person Center

Jordan Kauffman – (610) 777-2222, Reading, PA

New Person Center has several aftercare homes for men that are faith based and structured.

Revelations of Freedom Ministries

Merrill Smucker – (717) 351-5680 | P.O. Box 291, Blue Ball, PA 17506

Revelations of Freedom Ministries offers a one year faith-based residential discipleship training center for those with various life controlling addictions or problems.

Water Street Ministries

(717) 393-7709 | 210 S. Prince Street, P.O.Box 7267, Lancaster, PA 17604

Water Street Ministries has a wide range of services and assistance for homeless, addicted, ex-inmates and the needy population of Lancaster city and Lancaster county.

Transition to Community / The Potter’s House

Lanny Millette -(717) 656-3222 | 13 Brimmer Avenue, New Holland, PA 17557.

The Potter’s House has housing for men when they get out of prison. They provide discipleship training and spiritual counsel in 3 Lancaster County Locations.