Supporting Families

Supporting Families

Supporting Families – what support do families get? Family members may have mixed feelings about the imprisonment of a loved one, shock, devastation or even sometimes relief. One of the many worries that a family member of an offender will experience is the...
Caring Dads, A Participant’s view of the Course

Caring Dads, A Participant’s view of the Course

Caring Dads is a course to help men become better fathers. Things they don’t teach in school and you are somehow supposed to know, like how children develop and learn, how to use praise instead of criticism, how to protect them from adult concerns and work...
High Sheriff’s visit to Caring Dads

High Sheriff’s visit to Caring Dads

“Breaking the cycle of domestic abuse was the main theme for my year as High Sheriff.  I was delighted to visit the Caring Dads Programme, meet the dads and Group Facilitators and sit in during part of a group session.  I was heartened by the dads’ reports of...