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Prison Ministry

Prison Chaplaincy

The Office of Institutional Chaplains directs the chaplains who serve in all the hospitals and correctional institutions operating in the State of Maine. If you have a question for the office, please contact the Diocese of Portland at 207-773-6471. Please visit the Office of Health Care Ministry, Archdiocese of Boston for several publications with concern to chaplaincy (


Charleston Correctional Facility:
Tel. 207-564-2842


Downeast Correctional Center:
Tel. 207-255-1100
Patricia Phillips-Doyle, chaplain
Deacon Richard Phillips-Doyle

South Portland

Long Creek Youth Development Center:
Deacon John McAuliffe, Tel. 207-822-2733


Maine State Prison:
Deacon Robert Curtis & Phyllis Curtis, Tel. 207-593-0754

Super Maximimum Facility & Minimum Facility:
Deacon Robert Curtis & Phyllis Curtis, Tel. 207-593-0754


Maine Correctional Center
Deacon Frank Chambers, Tel. 207-893-7000