Is there a cost?

U-Turn for Christ asks for a five hundred dollar per month donation, with a minimum two-month commitment, payable upon arrival. The donation will cover costs of housing for the first phase of the program (Phase-1, two months).

Who can enroll?

Anyone can enroll as long as they are over the age of 18, not a registered sex offender, and sober for least 24 hours prior to enrolling.

Do I need a Church referral?

There is no referral necessary to enroll into the program.

What should I bring with me?

A Bible, notebook, pens, highlighters, a weeks worth of clothing, including work clothes and one outfit you will feel comfortable wearing to Church services, laundry bag, laundry soap, blanket or sleeping bag, pillow, and sheets.

What can’t I bring?

Vehicle, cell phone, computer, tablets, iPods and other media players, secular media, all reading material other than your Bible (including commentaries and other extra-biblical media), products containing alcohol, clothing with secular/offensive logos, cigarettes, and all other tobacco products, or tobacco substitutions. We recommend you do not bring any personal valuables or cash over $20.

Do I have to be a Christian to enroll?

No, but you must be willing to participate in all Bible studies, church services, and events.

Do you offer professional counseling?

Yes.  U-turn for Christ has partnered with Robin Hulce of Applied Biblical Counseling.  Robin is a certified counselor through The Institute for Biblical Counseling and Discipleship.  Robin holds weekly group meetings with both first and second phase, as well as individual counseling when necessary.  You can find more information about Robin at

Is there a dress code?

Yes. All shirts must have sleeves, no clothing with secular/offensive logos, pants and shorts cannot sag.

Can I have visits?

After a 12 day probation period following enrollment, you can have visits on Sunday from 1pm-5pm. Note: Visitation is for immediate family only (ie: Mom, Dad, Brother, Sister, Spouse, Children, ONLY) .

Do you accept court referrals?

Yes we do. Please note that if the Courts allow an individual to participate in our program in lieu of incarceration, we do require the enrollee to complete both phases, Phase-1 (2-months) and Phase-2 (6-months), making their total commitment to the program a minimum of 8-months.
Other questions? Please contact our office: (541) 295-5161