Broken Soldiers Conference
This conference will examine and discuss the need for a coordinated approach with a view to pooling resources, sharing good practice, avoiding duplication and providing a coherent and workable solution to meet the needs of ex-service personnel. By attending this conference delegates will:
Discuss the importance of recognising ex-service personnel at the earliest opportunity.
Gain a valuable insight into the excellent good practice that currently exists in prisons and the communities.
Hear from organisations within the sector working closely with ex-service personnel
Have an opportunity to debate the issues faced by ex-service personnel.
Discuss the recommendation by HM Inspectorate of Prisons that a national strategy should be in place to ensure ex-service personnel in prison are identified, assessed and supported in custody and on release to reduce the risk of reoffending.
The conference is relevant to police, health and social care services, prisons, probation, courts services, local authorities, Housing and VCS and private sector Organisations
10am – 4.30pm
Wednesday 9th July 2014
HMP & YOI Doncaster