Michael Balogun – I acted my way out of prison

Michael Balogun – I acted my way out of prison

Picture – Simon Annand HACRO have been searching for inspirational stories from ex-offenders. Michael Baloguns story is about how he overcame his past and looked to the future:   By Jon Kelly BBC World Service https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/stories-43560517 He spent...
HACRO Achievement Awards 2019

HACRO Achievement Awards 2019

HACRO celebrates Ex-Offenders and their supporters who’ve changed lives The HACRO Achievement Awards 2019, now in their third year, celebrate the journeys some ex-offenders have made to turn their lives in a direction that is more meaningful and crime-free.  The...
Advice for offenders

Advice for offenders

Advice for offenders – what is available? Advice for offenders can be limited but there are always websites that can be utilised. ‘Prisoners Advice Service’ http://www.prisonersadvice.org.uk/  where there is a lot of information on a number of topics for...
Prison Charity

Prison Charity

What Does a Prison Charity Do? As a prison charity one of HACRO’s main responsibilities is to offer support to offenders and their families.  Rehabilitation is a key role of a prison charity, for an offender to have a connection to their family and friends and a sense...
Recommended  Read – NAO

Recommended Read – NAO

Recommended Read – NAO: HACRO recommends reading this report from NAO – National Audit Office. This report takes stock of the Transforming Rehabilitation reforms following the decision to terminate the CRC contracts. It builds on our previous work and...