MhIST charity services may be cut

Prison Widow Global / April 19, 2018 at 6:08 PM 73 views

JUST months after a Bolton mental health charity marked its silver anniversary, vulnerable clients have learned its services may be cut. MhIST (Mental Health Independent Support Team), which is based in Hanover Street, celebrated 25 years of achievement in October…

Prisoner resettlement scheme raises concerns

Prison Widow Global / October 5, 2016 at 5:36 PM 317 views

A flagship government policy to support and supervise inmates leaving jail has been severely criticised by inspectors. The chief inspectors of probation and prisons for England and Wales said the "Through the Gate" scheme for offenders serving prison terms of…

They don’t care about us – by Sam

Prison Widow Global / October 2, 2016 at 4:16 PM 267 views

Written By Sam, age 16.My Dad, the heroin addict, has no interest in anyone but himself. Mum kicked him out 4 years ago. Since then I have seen him in the street but I make a quick divert. I'm not interested and…