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To Read is to Fly
Flora Willis, Digital Marketing Executive at Profile, reports on the inaugural Reading in Prison Day held at Roehampton University last week. The subject of literacy in prisons has come under the spotlight since Chris Grayling, Justice Secretary, put a ban on friends and family sending books to prisoners. But at the Reading in Prison conference […]
Family Man Community Programme features in Community Sentencing Report
Safe Ground's Family Man Community Programme (FMCP) was highlighted as 'an impressive example of where families are playing a leading role in offenders' rehabilitation' in a report on community sentencing by the Centre for Social Justice.
Why We Should be Rating Prisons ‘PG’ (Parental Guidance advisable)
Should prison officers routinely consider themselves to be in loco parentis to the people held in custody? After all, officers in Young Offender Institutions already act as de facto guardians on behalf of the state.