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Community Payback Order: Programme


Local Authority area:

South Lanarkshire

Primary Courts of relevance:

Airdrie, Hamilton and Lanark Sheriff Courts

All information provided by:

South Lanarkshire Community Justice Partnership

South Lanarkshire Community Justice Information

Published: 12 August 2021

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Community Payback Order: Programme

Interventions suitable for

Adult Males convicted of domestic abuse offences

Programme Title and Provider

Caledonian System

Details of all Specific national or local scheme/intervention(s) available

South Lanarkshire delivers the Caledonian programme in partnership with Women’s Aid and CIRCLE. Social Workers assess and deliver individual and group work programmes to men convicted of domestic abuse offences against women. The programme involves supporting men to reduce their involvement in offending and improving the safety of women and children who have been impacted by men’s behaviours.

Possible Outcomes

Reduction in frequency and severity of offending and improved safety for women and children affected by domestic abuse.

Process for Assessment and/or inclusion in scheme/intervention

Social work assessment as part of a court report.