Tag Archives: Post-release services

October 22nd, 2013 – Throughcare Jigsaw Group Networking Breakfast

Speaker: Paul Cowley on Caring for prisoners, ex-offenders and marginalised people in the light of the legacy of William Wilberforce Continue reading

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Prisoner and Aftercare Support Services – PASS

Contact: David Gillies – Director  (02) 9651 2599  email David Prisoner and Aftercare Support Services (PASS) is a Christian reintegration and aftercare program for prisoners returning to the community. The program provides a holistic 6–12 month residential post-release phase (PASS) … Continue reading

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Australia’s approach to Juvenile Justice must change

“Programs designed to divert young people from offending behaviour and entering juvenile detention can not only be more effective than putting a young person in custody but up to 50 times cheaper to run” Mission Australia’s spokesperson, Anne Hampshire. Continue reading

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Bridging The Gap: Final Evaluation Report Bridging the Gap began as a pilot program in 2001 to address the lack of support and the high rates of reoffending and drug-related death among released prisoners in Victoria. The program was an … Continue reading

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