Indexing program changes lives at Idaho women's prison

Women in an Idaho state prison have been given the chance to help others who are in a very different place — a spiritual one.

For almost 20 years, the Pocatello Women’s Correctional Center has provided some of its inmates with the opportunity to index records in conjunction with the family history program of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

The LDS Church established the Kinport Branch at the women’s correctional center almost as soon as the facility was built. The branch is a part of the Pocatello Idaho Stake and church services are held weekly in a room designated as “the chapel.”

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