News & Views

In our 'News and Views' section you will find updates about new pieces of information added to our Directories and see the latest news from agencies and policy makers working with children and families of offenders.

Our 'Messages for Professionals' blogs also provide the opportunity for children and families to share their views with practitioners about their experiences and reflections on the services they have recieved. If you are working with a child or family member who would like to contribute a 'Message for Professionals' please see the fliers attached and 'Contact Us' to submit an entry. If you are interested in staying up-to-date with NICCO you can sign up to recieve our regular email newsletter or follow us on Twitter.

Helping Establishments to Develop Effective Practice for Families & Significant Others
Strengthening Prisoners Family Ties Policy Framework now published
Why the Inspectorate welcomes the views of Family Support Staff
The Prison Service Journal for January 2019 has a focus on 'Prisons, Prisoners and their Families'
The new site includes a history of the project as well as supplying details on all the latest information.
Helping to make your Christmas Party the best it can be!
Introducing Leonie Harvey-Rolfe, our newly appointed Research Officer who is exploring the needs of Veterans Families.
Baroness Vere singles out NICCO website for praise.
Details of the progress on the implementation of the Farmer Review recommendations are published on NICCO today.
Exploring provisions for mother-child telephone contact in female prisons serving England and Wales.
An administrator is needed to support our Care Leavers Engagement & Veterans in Custody research projects, working with the ‘Children Affected by Parental Offending’ team in Bristol
The Prison Advice and Care Trust (Pact) are now running the re-named Offenders' Families Helpline.

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