Inside Time Articles

Ryan Harman, PRT's advice and information service manager, writes a regular column for the prison newspaper Inside Time, you can read his articles here.

Jun1 01/06/2019 00:01:00 by Ryan Harman

In 2017 Lord Farmer published a review about ‘The Importance of Strengthening Family Ties’ for men in prison. The review made several recommendations which would help to put families at the centre of safe and rehabilitative prison regimes. A further review has since been looking at family ties for women in prison as part of the Female Offender Strategy.

As part of their response to the Farmer review, HMPPS have now published a Policy Framework entitled Strengthening Prisoners Family Ties. PRT's Advice and Information Manager, Ryan Harman takes a look at the Policy Framework and explains what it means for people in prison.

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