State Chairman: Bruce Cooper --

​State Co-Chairperson: Peggy Ann Rose --

                          Treasurer--Nancy Peloquin                Financial Secretary--Leslie Ames                         
                           Prison Liaison--Laird Mortimer          International Rep--Nancy Peloquin                        

​​​​For more information on the Inside Ministry CLICK HERE to go to the "Contact Us Page" and fill out all the information.​​​

Men's & Women's Kairos Inside

​Kairos Inside: is conducted within medium and maximum security institutions by well-organized and well trained volunteer teams of men and women from around Connecticut and neighboring states. They present an introductory 3 day weekend, described as a short course in Christianity. This inter-denoinational team of volunteers-both clergy and laypersons-works in cooperation with the Chaplain, who carefully selects up to 36 inmate leaders to attend. A well organized follow up program of reunions is put on every month as part of this ministry.

​Men' Inside Advisory Council Chairman: Bruce Cooper                                Women's Inside Advisory Council Chairman:  Maria Frank        

​​Men's Inside Co-Chairman: Nate Zimmerman                                 Women's Inside Co-Chairman: Mary Ellen Williamson

​ Kairos Outside, is a special weekend retreat designed to support the female loved ones of  men, women and youth who are or have been incarcerated. Families of the incarcerated "do time" right along  with their loved ones. In thIs safe enviroment with loving people, women interact with other women who ​are in similar situations and learn to form small groups, to help support and give them strength; for the challenges they face.

Advisory Council Chairperson--Barbara Clavette
Financial Secretary:Nancy Peloquin

State Representatives: Leslie ames​​

Spiritual Director: Eddie rose​​
             Secretary: Lois Canciani

             Agape Advisor: Leslie Ames​​

             ​Facility Liaison: Barbara Clavette​ 
For more information Contact. weekend # 11 leader MaryEllen MacMillan phone       860-274-5127 or e-mail 
Kairos Torch offers unconditional love and acceptance, encouraging young men and women to share their life journey through participation in a long term mentoring process. The program begins with a weekend retreat inside the prison. Torch team members commit to a weekly mentoring process with the youthful offenders for six months after the weekend.

Advisory Council Chai​rperson: Steve Jones                             Vice Chairperson: Karla Mpanga

​    Mentoring Coordinator: Rob Mandino                                           Institutional Liaison: Rob Mandino

​​ ​     ​Secretary: Donna Coffield                                                       Financial Secretary: Juliet Taylor

​ State Representatitve: Tom Maguire

For more information contact Steve Jones​​

Who and what is  
Kairos Outside
Kairos Prison Ministry International, Inc. is the parent organization of a body of ministries addressing the spiritual needs of incarcerated men, women and children, their families and to those who work in the prison environment. Kairos sprang from the Cursillo Movement and is supported by volunteers from Cursillo and those other movements that consider Cursillo as their root. Although a separate ministry, Kairos has received the blessing and encouragement of 4th day movements such as Cursillo, National Episcopal Cursillo, Presbyterian Cursillo, Lutheran Via De Cristo, The Upper Room's Walk To Emmaus and independently Ecumenical Tres-Dias. Kairos Prison Ministry is a ministry rather than a movement.
Kairos of Connecticut has been operating successfully in Connecticut since 1996. We have had weekend programs every year in York CI for 15 years, Osborn CI for 10 years, Manson YI 4 years. We also did 6 years in Garner CI and 5 years at Danbury FCI. Over the last 15 years almost 1500 Connecticut incarcerated men, women and youth have heard the good news of Jesus Christ through Kairos Prison Ministry. We the Kairos community has seen changed lives through the love and forgiveness they have found in Jesus Christ. The men and women of the Kairos teams have been blessed beyond their wildest dreams as they have been led by the Holy Spirit to serve and love the incarcerated.
Kairos is a ministry of the church...a ministry of the apostles whom Jesus, the Christ, has called into community and sent fourth into the environment of the correctional institution. It has been called the best example of the early church in existence today. Kairos operates 3 different programs, Kairos Inside, Kairos Outside and Kairos Torch. All 3 of these programs are active in Connecticut.
History of Inception
Kairos In Connecticut