Training on criminal records disclosure- 20% Discount for members

The Probation Institute are pleased to be partnering with Unlock, a charity for people with convictions, to offer a 20% discount to all Probation Institute members on the one-day training that Unlock provides on criminal record disclosure. Unlock runs a range of training to practitioners of all levels, from 4-hour masterclasses to 2-day courses. They run their training in-house for larger teams, but they host a number of training courses in London. They’ve just released the training dates ...

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Getting resettlement right for young people

Sarah Wilkinson, Beyond Youth Custody Programme Officer at Nacro, explains that a new way of working is needed to help young people leaving custody. How can we best prepare young people for release from custody, provide on-going support through to the community and help them desist from crime? First we must look at the characteristics of the cohort of children and young adults who are in custody, the nature of youth incarceration and the implications this has on their resettlement. Over ...

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