The latest resources for Justice Professionals
The most recent additions to the @ButlerTrust Knowledge Exchange site for prison, probation and youth justice practitioners. https://buff.ly/4aupeOd
Plus this year's @ButlerTrust awards are now open - nominate your colleague.

Sir Quentin Blake has produced a series of illustrations about family relationships, for display in prison visiting halls where children meet their incarcerated parents. @jasonswettenham @qbcentre https://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2024/04/03/quentin-blake-draws-illustrations-for-prison-visit-halls/

HRH The Princess Royal, presenting our wonderful Winston with his award. We couldn’t be more proud!

Winston, you are a wonderful, talented man and a privilege to work with. Thank you for everything.

Families of those in our care at HMP Dumfries have enjoyed a fun-filled weekend of Easter egg hunts,egg decorating and crafts. Extra bonding sessions have also been provided during the school holidays. Huge thanks to Summerhill Community Centre @AnnemarieCoult2 for their support.

This week our CEO & Chair @keithfraser2017 celebrated #HiddenHeroes at the @ButlerTrust Awards.

We were delighted to see 6️⃣ colleagues from youth justice awarded for their efforts to improve outcomes for children.

Congratulations to all the winners 🎉

Earlier this week Director General Beverley Wall joined staff recognised by @ButlerTrust for their outstanding work in supporting prisoners at Hydebank and Maghaberry. #proud

We’re extremely proud of Officer Vickers! Here's a picture of him collecting his @ButlerTrust. Amazingly it’s the third consecutive year that a member of Staff from HMP Hatfield has won a Butler trust award!
#Resettlement @hmpps @DonnyFreePress

It’s great to see the @DofE sharing their incredible work with young people in custody – giving them a chance to turn their lives around on release.

Read more ⬇️ https://www.dofe.org/prisons-and-young-offender-institutions/

Don’t miss this incredibly thought provoking documentary that takes an in depth look at the work of probation staff in North Wales and the impact they have on protecting the public and changing lives. #ArBrawf

Delighted to have been able to meet our @hmpps winners and commendees at the ceremony. Many congratulations again-I am very proud of you all. Thank you for your service

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19 March 2024: HRH The Princess Royal presents the 39th Annual Butler Trust Awards in St James's Palace https://www.butlertrust.org.uk/people/awards/awards-ceremony/

#HiddenHeroes among #HiddenHeroes

19 March 2024: HRH The Princess Royal presents the 39th Annual Butler Trust Awards in St James's Palace http://butlertrust.org.uk/ceremony

#HiddenHeroes among #HiddenHeroes

Justin Laidler , Youth Justice Worker from @northtyneYJS was recognised for all round excellence, inspiring hope in those who others struggle to reach! His ability to build trust. As chair of the @_YJB I am sure that I can speak on behalf of everyone when I say #ThankYou

Morning Tweeps -Proud and Thankful- Thank you to HRH The Princess Royal @RoyalFamily and @ButlerTrust for championing and recognising our justice #HiddenHeroes at the annual awardsProud that many working in the #YouthJusticeSector were recognised. Top Award - Justin Laidler #YJS

We are proud of #ProbationOfficer Gloria McKenna, who was presented a @ButlerTrust Award today by #HRH The Princess Royal at Kensington Palace.
Only 40 of these highly prized awards are presented annually for excellence working in #Prisons & #Probation. #WorldSocialWorkDay2024

Art work produced by people now in our custody, but who have previously served in the armed forces was recently exhibited and sold, raising a fantastic £835 for @SSAFA Thanks to @ScotVeteranComm for your support!

21 February: Butler Trust Patron, HRH The Princess Royal, visits HMP Doncaster to tour the establishment, meet staff - including two recent Butler Trust winners - and hear about some of the excellent work going on there.

🌟Our very own Instructor Winston is a @ButlerTrust Award Winner!

Winston has trained countless women in sewing & textiles techniques, opening them up to new opportunities & helping them gain skills & qualifications for employment. Find out more⬇️

Congratulations to @ButlerTrust Award winner Jamie from @HmpParc👏

He has been described as “The driving force behind his work within the Young Person’s Unit. He has worked tirelessly to support young people and staff in a wide range of issues.”

🌟Congratulations to Trish who has been commended by the @butlertrust!

Trish was appointed as the first Head of Resettlement & in her first 9 months she provided 411 resettlement inductions & has continued to achieve fantastic results. Find out more ⬇️

🤝Strong partnerships between prison staff, businesses and stakeholders are key to supporting prisoners prepare for release.

Our Employment Hubs provide dedicated spaces for Prison Employment Leads to work with prisoners to understand what employment support they require. (1/2)

Congratulations to Kevin who has been commended by the @butlertrust 👏

Kevin has been the ultimate driving force for improving our veteran support, establishing links with external agencies and creating a mentor programme. Find out more ⬇️
https://www.butlertrust.org.uk/kevin-thomas/

Many congratulations to all our @hmpps staff who have received Butler Trust awards and commendations in recognition of the extraordinary work they do every day. Very proud of you all. Thank you for your service. Details of all our winners&commendations ⬇️

The Butler Trust has announced its award winners and commendees for 2023 to 2024. We are very proud that Pat Brown has been recognised for his excellent work, carried out over many years. Well done & thank you.

🌟Congratulations to Wendy who will receive a commendation from the Butler Trust this year. Over the last 12 mths Wendy has supported over 100 new staff join HMPPS at Bullingdon, improving staff confidence and capability, and overall staff retention⬇️

☕️ We’re celebrating #BrewMonday with @samaritans, who are asking people to start a conversation about how they’re feeling over a brew.

We’re encouraging HMPPS staff to reach out & support colleagues wellbeing by catching up and listening to them.

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