Q: How can I get a chaplain to visit a loved one in jail?
A: If your loved one is incarcerated in one of the facilities we serve, you can call us at 626-703-4474 or email us at prism@ladiocese.org to arrange a visit.

Q: What facilities do Prism chaplains serve in?
A: Century Regional Detention Facility (CRDF), Men's Central Jail (MCJ), and Twin Towers Correctional Facility (TTCF)

Facilities we Serve

All four of the facilities listed below are run by the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department.


Century Regional Detention Facility
Adult women's jail
11705 Alameda St.
Los Angeles, CA 90059

Phone: (213) 473-6100


Men's Central Jail
441 Bauchet St.
Los Angeles, CA 90012
Phone: (213) 473-6100


Pitchess Detention Center
29320 The Old Rd, Castaic, CA 91384
Phone: (213) 473-6100


Twin Towers Correctional Facility
450 Bauchet St.
Los Angeles, CA 90012

Phone: (213) 473-6080


The Monks Behind Bars participated in an interfaith chaplaincy event hosted by The Guibord Center

Click here to watch a video, view photos, and download the handouts from the event.

Sister Helen Prejean

In May 2015, Sister Helen Prejean did a benefit for PRISM, speaking about her life, her work with death row inmates, and her new book. If you missed it, you can view it here.

Episcopal Life Online Interview

Episcopal Life Online interviewed Dennis Gibbs about the PBS story and PRISM. "I just really want everyone to know that there are no throwaway people. Nobody is beyond the grasp of God's grace. And that we are simply there to love people," said Rev. Gibbs during a June 24, 2010 telephone interview. Click here to read the interview.