The team shall offer
- service and support to those who are in prison.
- care for the needs of their family members during this difficult time.
A relationship must first be established with the chaplain at each prison for proper orientation and awareness for the policies and procedures of that facility.
On the parish level, prayers may be offered “for captives and their salvation”.
The prisoners themselves may desire opportunities for
-prayer or sacramental services,
Help and assistance should be offered to the family for whatever is needed or lacking during the prisoner’s time away.