Employment and support programmes
Employment activities, rehablitation, educational and support programmes make a significant contribution towards reducing re-offending rates.
Employment opportunities give offenders the chance to develop work habits and gain skills and qualifications that will lead to sustainable employment and contribute to our goal of reducing re-offending by 25% by 2017.
Our main goal is to reduce re-offending and research shows that prisoners who find sustainable work after being released are less likely to re-offend.Learn more
Research shows that participation in education and employment can significantly reduce the risk of re-offending following release from prison.Learn more
We are trying to break the cycle of re-offending by identifying and working with those who are most likely to re-offend.Learn more