Ex Offenders

Mental Ill Health Should Be Neither A Cause Or Result Of Contact With The Criminal Justice System - But It Is

Dr Onkar Sahota | Posted 14.09.2017 | UK Politics
Dr Onkar Sahota

Mental health is rightly moving up the agenda in London. The Mayor of London has launched Thrive LDN, a city-wide movement, to raise awareness and challenge the stigmatisation of mental health issues. But does it ignore offenders and ex-offenders?

Can Charities Counter Housing Decisions That Leave Vulnerable People at Risk?

Beth Burgess | Posted 17.05.2017 | UK
Beth Burgess

Thousands of pounds, which might have been spent on B&B accommodation, substance- or violence-related hospital admissions, and re-imprisonment are saved when people are supported to heal and grow with specialist services and safe accommodation.

From Inmates to Entrepreneurs

Maximilian Yoshioka | Posted 01.02.2017 | UK Politics
Maximilian Yoshioka

In a society where freelancing and entrepreneurship are transforming the nature of work, those disadvantaged vis-à-vis conventional employment (such as ex-offenders) have the most to gain.

William To Meet Ex-Offenders

PA | Posted 17.10.2012 | UK

The Duke of Cambridge is to meet ex-offenders at a charity dinner on Wednesday. Prince William will meet beneficiaries of the work of the St Giles ...