Santa Barbara County Jail Under the Head Chaplain leadership of Dan Gaither

Oaks Elder Dan Gaither is the full time Santa Barbara County Jail Chaplain. A few of our members have received approval to go in and help lead Bible studies in the cell blocks.

Some ways that you can be involved

  • Join a Sunday night prayer team to pray for some 15 services being given in the jail.

  • Receive clearance to become an Oaks team member to go in to offer ministry.

  • Be a shopper of needed coats, sweats and other clothing items (especially L, XL, 2XL+)

  • Help organize and manage the clothing closet at the jail.

    • Point person Diane assisted by Priscilla. Let them know your interest.

  • Help prisoners when released with gift bags, food and transportation, “Lights On” program.