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Voluntary Throughcare

Last updated: 11th July 2024

Type of service:

Voluntary

Need supported:

  • Accommodation / Homelessness
  • Alcohol
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Drugs
  • Employability / Training / Career
  • Financial Inclusion
  • Health / Wellbeing
  • Mental Health
  • Personal Development
  • Re-integration
  • Sectarian / Hate Crime
  • Sexual Offending

Aim/Purpose:

The Voluntary Throughcare Service offers support to people serving short term custodial sentences on whom statutory post-release supervision has not been imposed and covers their time both in custody and for 12 months post release. The service is designed to support community reintegration and rehabilitation.

Suitability criteria:

  • All genders
  • All ages

Assessment/referral process:

  • Any agency, Self-referral

All short-term prisoners or those released following a period on remand, who have no Statutory throughcare requirements. Adults. All genders. Contact Justice Social Work on Tel: 01620 827939

Email: cjsupport@eastlothian.gov.uk

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