25 September 2018
The independent inspector for probation today published a thematic review of community rehabilitation companies' response to domestic abuse.
11 September 2018
The Chairman of a local village hall has heaped praise on the work carried out by a team of offenders on Community Payback.
22 August 2018Information on the programmes and interventions we offer on our rate card.
Latest personal stories
A former drug addict has become a successful paid chef a year after his release from prison.
When I first met John*, he came across as being very shy and quiet. I attended an initial meeting where I met with John’s Probation Officer and we agreed actions and goals for him to take to help aid his rehabilitation and tackle the issues that have led him to commit the crime in the first place.
I was asked to work with Andrew* to help improve his self-esteem and decision making skills which led to his drug abuse. At our regular meetings, we explored solutions to his issues and obstacles to his future aspirations. Slowly through this work, his perceptions about himself began to change from feelings of guilty and helplessness, to being able to acknowledge his own personal strengths and attributes.