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Ben wins a top industry accolade for his work with offenders
25 January 2019
Education, Training and Employment Coach Ben Alleguen has won a prestigious accolade for his brilliant work with homeless and unemployed offenders.
The KSS CRC employee is one of only 50 people nationwide the Butler Trust has decided to award a certificate to this year. The Butler Trust recognises the finest UK probation, prison and criminal justice staff.
Ben set up the Brighton Offender Support Scheme (BOSS), which distributes welfare packs and food parcels to ex-prisoners returning to Brighton homeless after leaving custody. He has also helped hundreds of service users into jobs.
Ben said: “I am very honoured to receive a Butler Trust certificate. It is nice to have recognition for the passion and care I put into my practice to support my clients to improve their lives.”
KSS CRC's Chief Executive Suki Binning said: “Ben richly deserves this certificate which is a reflection of the consistently positive outcomes he achieves and his role as a fantastic ambassador for probation services.”
A Butler Trust representative will present a certificate to Ben in February at a special KSS CRC event.
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