Hope for Returning CitizensSecond Chance Churches

Second Chance Churches welcome returning citizens to be part of their church family. Each church has an identified mentor who will offer emotional and spiritual support, help you connect into church programs and offer referrals to programs in the community.

Our Next Meeting

Second Chance Churches (and churches interested in becoming one) gather twice a year to network, share ideas, and support one another in our shared effort to make a difference in the lives of returning citizens. Details for are next meeting are below:

There are no upcoming events at this time.

Support Returning Citizens

Your financial support helps to strengthen the network of churches reaching out to our neighbors coming out of the prison system. Your generosity provides training and resources to churches, helps to provide backapcks with basic supplies for returning citizen and more.

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Second Chance Churches in CT

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