Awards

Award ceremony celebrates our Shining Stars 2019

On Monday 17 June 2019 staff and volunteers from Nepacs were given recognition for their long service and outstanding contribution to supporting prisoners and their families in the north east. This year the awards were presented by Andy Hudson, Governor at HMP Deerbolt at the charity’s annual development and celebration event.  17 long service awards were presented and 38 ...

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North East crime reduction awards 2019 launched

Professionals working with prisoners, ex-prisoners or those sentenced to community punishments in the North East are being given the chance to get recognition for their efforts to reduce re-offending by entering the 2019 Nepacs Ruth Cranfield Awards. The awards have been running since 2004 and in 2018 were renamed in honour ...

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Nominate your Nepacs Shining Stars for 2019

*** Voting has now closed*** Our 2019 Shining Star awards are an opportunity to recognise and thank Nepacs staff and volunteers who: Have gone the extra mile Made a real difference Show commitment to quality in their work Have shown innovation in developing new ways to support families/friends of prisoners and offenders This year we have four ...

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Awards for crime reduction presented by north east charity Nepacs

Professionals working with prisoners, ex-prisoners or those sentenced to community punishments have been presented with awards for their efforts to reduce re-offending by north east charity Nepacs. The awards for helping people resettle in the community and rebuild their lives have been given annually by Nepacs since 2004. 2018 is a special ...

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Long service awards presented at Nepacs annual development day

Congratulations to all the recipients of Nepacs long service awards at yesterday's Nepacs training and development day including Catherine Stacey, Lorraine Derbyshire, Linda Fenwick, Margaret Smith, Fiona Booth, Helen Attewell, Hilary Stanway and Linda Potter who are pictured. We were delighted that Dr Stephen Cronin, High Sheriff of County Durham was ...

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The Ruth Cranfield Awards

Over the one hundred and fifty years of Nepacs history its fortunes have waxed and wained, often as a result of changes in criminal justice legislation and/or the economic climate. After a period of stagnation in the 1960/70s, the early 1980s saw a regeneration of Nepacs and a significant growth ...

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Awards for North East work in crime reduction 2017 presented

Professionals working with prisoners, ex-prisoners or those sentenced to community punishments have been presented with awards for their efforts to reduce reoffending by long standing north east charity Nepacs. This is the 13th year of the awards, which are presented by Nepacs to individuals, teams or organisations in the north east ...

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Bishop of Durham presents charity awards for crime reduction

On Tuesday 19 September 2017, professionals working with prisoners, ex-prisoners or those sentenced to community punishments in the North East will be presented with awards for their efforts to reduce re-offending. The awards for helping people resettle in the community and rebuild their lives have been given annually by Nepacs - ...

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Award ceremony celebrates our Shining Stars

On Monday 19 June 2017 staff and volunteers from Nepacs were given recognition for their long service and outstanding contribution to supporting prisoners and their families in the north east. Nepacs introduced the Shining Star Awards in 2017 with a new range of categories and for the first time gave service users the chance to nominate ...

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