Download the PDF of this media releaseAn Australian NGO has commended a ground-breaking program in a Welsh prison that seeks to reduce re-offending by strengthening emotional connections between inmates and their families. In the Family Interventions Unit at HMP Parc, Bridgend, Wales, inmate fathers are encouraged to acknowledge the effects of their crimes on their families. “A few months ago I visited this prison and saw first-hand how it has operated over the last five years,” the Chief Executive Officer of SHINE for Kids, Gloria Larman, said today.

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