[Sussex Prisoners’ Families (2022)]
A guide, written by prisoners, to help children and young people understand
what life is like for a loved-one in prison.
[HMI Probation (2021)]
Study highlighting: (i) the links between family relationships and criminal behaviour; and (ii) the research evidence on the effectiveness of family interventions for children in the criminal justice system. Part of HMI Probation’s Academic Insights series.
Ruth Mann Trophy Winner: special “autism friendly” visits, supervised by trained staff, for families with children with autism, together with “pre-visit guides” for children on what to expect, additional equipment in the crèche, and a “relaxation room” – including bubble lamps, toys and gadgets – to help provide a calming environment. [For more about the Ruth Mann Trophy click here].
[Good Book of Prisons (2019)]
Findings – from interviews with over 2000 staff, prisoners and managers from across the custodial estate – in relation to children and families, and maintaining family relationships, in prisons. From the Butler Trust’s Good Book of Prisons.