For a lot of the women we work with, their involvement with the criminal justice system is routine and they can often weather a spell in prison. But without support at the end of a sentence their lives can become very chaotic again straight away.
“The value of One25 is often unquantifiable; most of the women haven’t ever had someone who cares unconditionally.”
In 2007 Baroness Corston’s report proposed a radical reshaping of women’s prisons. Ten years on, national charity Women in Prison has published a review and it’s worrying how far we still need to go.
“It was fun, and I felt very privileged to have taken part for such a great cause”