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12 February 2015

Media release: Prisoner discovers literacy and a story writing talent

Literacy education in prison has led to a prisoner at Invercargill Prison discovering an erstwhile unknown talent.

28 January 2015

Media release: Whanganui Prison helps out at Masters Games

Whanganui Prison is helping out with the New Zealand Masters Games that start in the city this Friday, 30 January.

22 January 2015

Media release: Offenders in the South Island contribute nearly half a million hours of community support

In 2014, offenders on community work sentences contributed nearly 2.4 million hours of manual work for community and non-profit groups across New Zealand.

21 January 2015

Media release: Literacy and Numeracy programme a first in Invercargill

A partnership programme between the Department of Corrections and YMCA Education Ltd is delivering literacy and numeracy education to Invercargill offenders on community sentences.

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