Tag Archives: Recidivism

The Social Reintegration of Offenders and Crime Prevention

An overview of current practices was prepared to set out some of the primary lessons that can inspire and guide practitioners in designing measures and strategies that are adapted to their circumstances. Continue reading

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National

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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Local

Report on Pre and Post-Release Housing Services for Prisoners in NSW Finding suitable accommodation is a fundamental concern to most in society. It is of particular concern to those with few economic resources who are competing in an increasingly difficult … Continue reading

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Samaritans Foundation

Contact: Lynne Graham 02 4960 7100 lynnegraham@samaritans.org.au Samaritans is one of Australia’s largest regional welfare organisations. It provides a range of services for children, youth, families and those with disabilities.  Samaritans provides food and utility vouchers, clothing and referrals but … Continue reading

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Alpha in Prisons

Contact: John Saddington – State Director (Alpha), (02) 4358 1913 nswoffice@alpha.org.au Alpha for Prisons was launched in 1995 in response to demand from inmates. Since then enthusiasm for Alpha for Prisons has grown.  More… It is now registered in 80% … Continue reading

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Salvation Army

SOCIAL SERVICES & PROGRAMS Read more lists contact details for every Salvation Army social service and program in New South Wales, Queensland and the Australian Capital Territory Read more lists the Salvation Army Community Services Centre nearest you if you … Continue reading

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Kairos Prison Ministry

The mission of Kairos Prison Ministry Australia is to bring Christ’s love and forgiveness to all incarcerated individuals, their families and those who work with them, and to assist in the transition to becoming a productive citizen. Kairos is about … Continue reading

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