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Fact-finding in Finland: a search for Smart Justice

The visit was an opportunity to witness first hand some of the services that makes Finland a by-word for progressive social initiatives.

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Rewriting Scotland’s Story

This is just the beginning – our future is as yet unwritten but by listening, learning and doing we can build a smart justice system which serves every person in Scotland.

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Let’s talk about debt – Kim McGuigan

Scrimping and scraping by, it’s hard not to feel worthless at times but I don’t have another option.

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Venture Trust – investing in smart justice

“My life has totally changed. I’m in a brilliant place with my son. I’ve got a fighting chance to get him home....these are things that would never have happened before,”

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An Ode to Resilience – Karyn McCluskey

The day Kim went to her interview on that rainy day in late December, I phoned her, by chance.

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To the people who don’t see me, but see my convictions – Kim McGuigan

My interview was going well, until it got to disclosing my convictions.

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Sentenced to Change – Kim McGuigan

Changing your life around and walking away from a life that you have always known is a sentence in itself

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Our Community

Whether in your own home, for your friends or in your community is there anything more festive than trying to do good things for others?

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