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Families Outside

New Accredited Training Modules

This training is aimed at all professionals whose work brings them into contact with families who have a family member in prison.
There are three separate accredited modules and participants should choose which ones are relevant to their line of work.


Module 1 – Understanding the issues for families affected by imprisonment

This module will look specifically at what the issues could be for a family and how they are affected at different stages of the criminal justice system.


Module 2 – Supporting children and young people who have a family member in prison
Representing the views of children and young people this module will go into detail the varying needs of this group and what support and policies should be in place to protect them.


Module 3 – Prison and prison visiting

This module highlights the importance of maintaining contact with a family member in prison and what support can be accessed, to ensure this is a positive experience for everyone involved


These accredited modules are charged at £55 per individual, per module. Each module lasts 3 hours. For information on upcoming dates and to book, click here.


Please contact us if you would like to arrange a group booking, which could be offered at a discounted rate.


training@familiesoutside.org.uk