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Government should urgently review education for young people in prison says charity

Juvenile prisoners face obstacles to learning

The Prisoners’ Education Trust (PET) urged the government to move forward with reform of the youth justice system, after the charity found that… 488 more words


Want a better body image - try Nature by Viren Swami

“These days, both scientists and policymakers agree about the importance of offering everyone access to green spaces, regardless of social background. That’s because easy access to nature encourages physical activity, which in turn has positive health effects” 128 more words

Mental Health

So much Pawsitive news to share!

Here at Paws for Progress, we have a LOT of exciting news to share… Read on to find out more about latest developments at Paws for Progress, the benefits of Human Animal Interactions, and ways in which you can get involved! 1,558 more words


A Date For Mad Mary/ Young Offenders/ Sausage Party

Kicking off the month in fine style is Irish movie A Date for Mad Mary (September 2), winner of the Audience Award at this year’s… 382 more words


UPDATED: Three teens arrested after girl stabbed in leg at Meadowvale motel


Three people are in custody – including a teen who was stabbed – after a dispute at a Meadowvale motel landed a girl in hospital Monday. 105 more words


The 3 Pillars Project: a course set to revolutionise rehabilitation

 Rugby and military discipline – the keys to rehabilitation? 

Could a combination of rugby and military discipline be the keys to the rehabilitation of both adult and young offenders?   920 more words


Prisons in Parliament

HMP Kennet next to close announces Gove 

HMP Kennet, Merseyside, is the next “ageing and ineffective” prison to face to axe, Michael Gove announced last week. 183 more words