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Prisoner transfer agreements can offer the chance to complete a sentence back in the UK. Heath talks about leaving behind the isolation of prison life in Japan. ‘Today I sat humbled during a visit from two very special people. They’re not royalty or pop stars – they’re worth much more to me than that, because […]
Finding Compassion The stigma of having a loved one in prison overseas is a painful and often very private experience. Susannah, whose husband Tony has been on remand in Spain for two years, writes about attending one of our volunteer-led Family Support Groups. ‘We have just four close friends who know what’s happening to our […]
A Parent’s Worst Nightmare ‘Two years ago I took a phone call that made my stomach drop through the floor – my son was in prison in South East Asia. His trial was the maddest day of my life. Seeing him in shackles and chains, after weeks of torture and attempts to force him to […]
We are currently looking for a volunteer to help the team supporting prisoners and their families during imprisonment and beyond. Service Delivery Admin Volunteer We are looking for a volunteer to assist our service delivery team with a range of administrative tasks. Your duties will include preparing mail-outs, general database maintenance, sending out information packs […]
Overcoming Stigma Gail was deported back to the UK in the summer of 2014. Like so many people released from prison overseas, she still experiences stigma at every turn. ‘I’d lived in the USA since I was four, but my parents’ ‘brummie talk’ meant I was always aware of my British heritage. ‘That’s the worst part […]