What We Do


  • Provide pastoral care and spiritual guidance to inmates, inmate family members and correctional staff
  • Recruit and coordinate religious volunteers
  • Perform administrative tasks such as liaison between Sheriff and other chaplains and liaison between religious community and staff and/or inmates
  • Respond to inmate requests regarding religious issues
  • Insure appropriate communications of pertinent spiritual or emotional information to inmates and/or staff (i.e. death notifications, family crises or issues, etc.)
  • Advocate for the religious and human rights of all inmates
  • Represent Maury Chaplain Ministries to the community to provide educational information or solicit support