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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Our youth project are delighted with their new donation

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We are delighted to have received a generous donation of bean bags and cushions from Bean Bag Bazaar to support our work with children and families. Our youth project are planning on using them in our youth zones at prison visitors' centres in the north east. Joe Iancu, Nepacs' youth project coordinator ...

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Local charity holds open day for National Volunteer Week

A north east charity is holding a volunteer open day at HMP Deerbolt near Barnard Castle as part of this year’s National Volunteer Week celebrations. Nepacs has worked across the north east region for over 135 years to help support a positive future for prisoners, their friends and families.   Nepacs is ...

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