Working at the Mount Prison – an inside view

Working at the Mount Prison – an inside view

Mount Prison. These 2 blogs have been written by a senior member of staff at HMP The Mount and give a good idea of what it’s like working inside a prison. Click here for The Mount Prison opening times. What’s it like working in a prison? I am often asked “What is it...
AT THE MOUNT PRISON H IS FOR HAWCS

AT THE MOUNT PRISON H IS FOR HAWCS

The HAWCS are a team of hard-working Health & Wellbeing Champions who are prisoners at HMP The Mount in Hertfordshire. They have all passed NVQ Level 2 in Understanding Health Improvement. The teams’ main objective is to improve the Health and Wellbeing of the...
Hard Work and Some Holiday Season Fun!

Hard Work and Some Holiday Season Fun!

With over 25000 visitors to HMP The Mount each year, including nearly 5000 children in 2017, the organisation and well running of the Tea Bar by the HACRO Organiser and the team of Volunteers remains essential to the ongoing work involved in running The Visitors’...
HACRO WorkAbility Gets Thumbs Up

HACRO WorkAbility Gets Thumbs Up

HACRO’s first WorkAbility course ends next week. Here’s what two of the participants have to say about their experience of WorkAbility: “I have found the course to be very helpful. I have managed to improve my self-confidence and learned positive and vital information...