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‘I spent most of my 14th year locked up in a 10x10 room:’ Rock Creek woman’s story to be featured in film

A Rock Creek woman who spent many of her teenage years in a Montreal youth centre, which doubles as a detention centre, has caught the attention of some American filmmakers. 431 more words

Canada

Prisons in the press - 30 Sept 2016

Easier to get drugs than clothes or bedding in English prison

Prisons in the press brings you the best articles from the past week to keep you up-to-date on prison news. 720 more words

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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

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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

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