HACRO President calls for more effective strategy

HACRO President calls for more effective strategy

HACRO President calls for more effective strategy for hard pressed prison system The recent disruption at HMP The Mount is not unexpected, and it is likely to be reproduced elsewhere. While prison staff cope heroically under extremely difficult and often dangerous...
Striving For Success with STRIVE!

Striving For Success with STRIVE!

HACRO has been working on the new Building Better Opportunities STRIVE project in Hertfordshire with 27 other partner organisations and charities since November 2016. The aim of the project is to engage offenders who experience complex barriers to employment and...
How Employing Ex-Offenders Works

How Employing Ex-Offenders Works

James Timpson CEO of Timpson Group writes, 15 years ago, I visited Thorn Cross, a prison near Warrington. I was there to set up a conference that was taking place the following week. Matt, the inmate who showed me round was so impressive I gave him my business card...