One of the services performed by the Church is the care of those in prison. It's a practice that dates back to biblical times, and a particular interest of the Rev. John Wesley, the founder of Methodism.
Following are the ministers appointed to visit prisons in Ireland. The information provided below is current as of July 2013. If you spot any errors or have any questions, please contact email@example.com.
- Mountjoy Prison - Rev David Nixon (01-832 9185)
- Dochas Centre (Women’s Prison) - Rev David Nixon (01-832 9185)
- Arbour Hill Prison - Rev Dr Laurence Graham - 01 874 0691
- Dublin Detention Centres, Cloverhill Prison and Wheatfield Prison - Rev Andrew Dougherty - 01 668 0833
- Portlaoise Prison - Rev Clodagh.Yambasu - 057 912 0200
- The Midlands Prison - Rev Clodagh.Yambasu - 057 912 0200
- Limerick Prison - Rev. Victoria Lynch (061-325 325)
- H.M. Prison, Magilligan - Rev Dr Brownlee Glenny (028) 7035 4286
- H.M. Prison, Maghaberry - Rev. Leslie Spence (028-3839 3518)
- H.M. Prison Hydebank Wood, Belfast - Mrs Joan Parkinson
- Lisnevin Training School - Rev. Ruth Craig (028-9188 3568)
- Beechcroft Adolescent Unit - Mrs Brenda Duncan