Boxing Academy Success Story Steve

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Boxing Academy Programme sparks Steve’s drive and passion to help others “The Boxing Academy Programme has given me stability and a new commitment to helping others, it’s a world away from my previous lifestyle and the behaviours that led to time in prison,” said Steve from Portsmouth, who achieved his platinum Boxing Award and the…

Flick Drummond MP visits Open Door

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Flick Drummond MP visits project to learn more about issues facing offenders PORTSMOUTH South MP Flick Drummond met with representatives of the Open Door service user group at the probation office in Portsmouth’s Civic Square. Open Door is a group for offenders and former offenders that is hosted and supported by the Hampshire and Isle…

Flick Drummond MP visits Open Door

Flick Drummond MP visits Open Door image

Flick Drummond MP visits project to learn more about issues facing offenders PORTSMOUTH South MP Flick Drummond met with representatives of the Open Door service user group at the probation office in Portsmouth’s Civic Square. Open Door is a group for offenders and former offenders that is hosted and supported by the Hampshire and Isle…

Volunteer Mentor Leigh helps others to stay out of trouble

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Leigh’s mentoring keeps men focussed on Building Better Relationships Leigh volunteers as a probation mentor after himself completing a community sentence and then deciding he wanted to help support the organisation’s work. The 27-year-old, who works as a grounds man, completed the Building Better Relationships (BBR) Programme in July 2015. He had been involved with…

Alcohol Awareness Week – none for the road

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Alcohol Awareness week: none for the road LIBBY Chandler thinks Alcohol Awareness week is the perfect time for us to put the brakes on drink driving. The probation case manager, who works for the Hampshire and Isle of Wight Community Rehabilitation Company (CRC), is a tutor on the Drink Impaired Drivers programme. The course is…