Resources for Supporting Offenders and their families

Here are lists of our publications and other resources for people supporting offenders and their families.

Family Matters Resource Pack

We have a wonderful and popular resource pack

Publications for Supporting Offenders and their families

Family Matters Project Report 2006 – 2009

The Support Needs of Offenders and their Families – June 2010

The Support Needs of Offenders and their Families (Exec Summary) – June 2010

Family Approaches to the Criminal Justice System – Exec Summary (Dr Sam Wright March 2014)

Family Support at Court Evaluation Report – May 2014

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Family Matters Network Conference (July 2009)

The 2009 Conference offered the opportunity to hear from the various Family Matters networks from across the Thames Valley, to review examples of good practice and learn about the latest e-learning resources. If you would like further information about how to access the SCIE e-learning material please contact bron@thamesvalleypartnership.org.uk for further details.

  1. Every Child Matters meets the Children & Families Pathway
  2. From the Outside – Reading Borough Council
  3. Children Visiting Prison – Kids VIP
  4. Working with the Families & Children of Prisoners
  5. The Role of Probation

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Bottom Up and Top Down – Family Matters Conference March 2014

The day showcased the work of the Family Matters project over the preceding  three years by disseminating findings from the Evaluation of the newly established Court Desk service. We heard from areas where there are examples of good integrated practice across Thames Valley and were also joined by colleagues providing us with the current national context and latest developments.  The event was well attended by key leads from the Criminal Justice agencies and Children’s and Family Support services:  A selection of material:

Family Approaches to the Criminal Justice System – Exec Summary (Dr Sam Wright March 2014)
Patsy Townsend (Thames Valley Partnership)
Family Approaches to the Criminal Justice System
Family Matters at Woodhill Prison
Tim Carter (Barnardos)

 

 

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