The Confederation of European Probation has extended the deadline for submissions for the CEP Probation Awards to 12th August 2016 -  www.cep-probation.org - the awards recognise outstanding achievement in a range of probation settings. Submissions categories include Rehabilitation, Social Inclusion, Public Protection, Research. See also CEP workshops and conferences on Alternatives to Detention, Foreign National Offenders, Young Adult Offenders. Now more than ever UK needs to participate in ...

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11 July 2016 The Probation Institute's first chief executive, Savas Hadjipavlou, has decided to stand down after three years in the role. Savas has worked tirelessly to establish the Institute as a viable and dynamic organisation and he has ensured that all the infrastructure is in place, partnerships have been established and we have a presence in this challenging world of probation. Professor Paul Senior, chair of the Probation Institute said 'it has not been easy in a difficult ...

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Revolving Doors published last week two tool-kits for practitioners: Service user involvement which is an essential part of developing and running effective probation services.  Involving service users can contribute to service design, to monitoring  the impact of interventions  as well as giving them a voice supporting their journey  away from crime. Peer research. This toolkit is designed for probation staff and those involved in probation to be able to run a research project with a ...

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