Thirty-six years of making Buddhism available in British prisons.
SPIRITUAL DIRECTOR: Ven. Ajahn Khemadhammo (Phra Bhavanaviteht) OBE
- To make available facilities for the teaching and practice of Buddhism in Her Majesty’s Prisons and other places of lawful detention or custody.
- To recruit and advise a team of Buddhist visiting chaplains to be available as soon as there is a call for their services;
- To act in an advisory capacity, and to liaise with the Ministry of Justice chaplaincy officials, with individual chaplains within Her Majesty’s Prisons, and with any other relevant bodies or officials;
- To provide an aftercare and advisory service for prisoners after release.
the Buddhist Prison Chaplaincy
The Forest Hermitage,
Warwickshire CV35 8AS
Registered Charity No. 1174475
Scottish Charity Reg. No. SC051174