About 12 years ago Shelter Scotland launched a prison project to provide advice and assistance to prisoners. It was a new approach and over the next 10 years Shelter Scotland worked with offenders in five prisons across Scotland, helping deal with their housing issues.
When I sat down to write this post, the project workers and I were dealing with some very, very depressed and distressed young people and parents. Referrals to the project before Christmas were off the hook, a great deal of them were people in crises. Any time we did get to reflect on things, the […]