Prison


Reports on the separation of children in Young Offender Institutions by the Separation taskforce and Sir Alan Wood. The findings in these reports will support the government’s commitment to HM Inspectorate of Prisons to develop a new model of separation for Young Offender Institutions.   Full report here: https://assets.publishing.service.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/893199/separation-children-yoi-time-improvement.pdf  

The Separation of Children in Young Offenders Institutions – Time ...


Standing Committee for Youth Justice (SCYJ) new report on ensuring custody is the last resort for children in England & Wales. SCYJ is an alliance of organisations working to improve the youth justice system in England and Wales. We advocate a child-focused youth justice system that promotes the integration of children in trouble with the law into society and […]

Ensuring Custody is the Last Resort for Children in England ...


Secure Stairs forms part of specialised health and justice work commissioned through NHS England’s Five Year Forward View for Mental Health launched in 2016 to improve mental healthcare provision across the UK. With funding jointly awarded by the NHS, the Department for Education and the Ministry of Justice, this integrated care framework focuses on young people being accommodated […]

The Liminality Group and Central North and Northwest London NHS ...



The Home Office has announced today (Wednesday 4 March 2020) that from next month new powers to tackle knife crime will be piloted by the Metropolitan Police.   Knife Crime Prevention Orders (KCPOs) were introduced through the Offensive Weapons Act 2019 and will give officers an additional tool to steer those most at risk away from violent crime. […]

Introduction of Knife Crime Prevention Orders



The Liminality Group (TLG) in partnership with The PYE Project (Positive Youth Education) have been awarded contracts by Her Majesty’s Probation and Prison Service (HMPPS) for the continued delivery of services within young offenders custodial institutions and Secure Training Centres. Both organisations have delivered services including a bespoke Offending Behaviour Programme, Employability Programmes (ROTL) and other services in order to support some […]

TLG Awarded Her Majesty’s Probation and Prison Service Contracts





Youth custody centres in England and Wales are so unsafe that a “tragedy” is “inevitable”, the chief inspector of prisons has said. Peter Clarke wrote to ministers earlier this year, after what he says was such a “staggering” decline in standards. Launching his annual report, he said not a single establishment inspected was safe to hold young people. The Ministry of […]

Youth custody centres ‘so unsafe a tragedy is inevitable’




Happy new year to everyone and we hope that Christmas provided you with some great memories and family time! We are back in the office and began the year with our CEO Andrez Harriott meeting the wonderful Petra Barran from KERB http://www.kerbfood.com, exploring ways in which TLG and KERB can provide valuable work experience to school children and children being […]

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