Please find attached the link to the Service User Involvement Guide: Inclusive Justice, Co-producing Change. A launch event will be taking place on 31st October 2019, further details will be made available via our social media channels once finalised. https://www.cycj.org.uk/news/service-user-involvement-guide-to-support-community-justice-innovation/
Community Justice Ayrshire Board Minutes – 20 March 2019 The latest Community Justice Ayrshire Board meeting took place on Tuesday 18 June 2019 within WG13, 13 West George Street, Kilmarnock. The agenda for this meeting can be found here. The minutes from the Community Justice Ayrshire Board meeting on Wednesday 20 March 2019 were approved and [...]
Sentenced to Smart Justice: A report on the proposed extension of the Presumption Against Short Sentences.
In 2018, Community Justice Scotland commissioned research to explore potential impacts of an extension to the Presumption Against Short Sentences from 3 to 12 months. This research compares the needs experienced by people given a community sentence and people given a custodial sentence of 12 months or under. Download the full report here.
Community Justice Ayrshire Board Minutes – 1 October 2018 The latest Community Justice Ayrshire Board meeting took place on Wednesday 20 March 2019 within the South Ayrshire Council Headquarters, County Buildings, Wellington Square, Ayr. The agenda for this meeting can be found here. The minutes from the Community Justice Ayrshire Board meeting on Wednesday 12 December [...]
A New Vision of Social Care in Prisons by S Levy, F Kumari Campbell, L Kelly and F Fernandes (University of Dundee) This report, carried out by the University of Dundee, is a key step in the Scottish Government’s review of social care in prisons. It has 17 areas of focus for recommendations, and key [...]
Community Justice Scotland (CJS) is required to publish an annual report, drawn from local area reports, structured around progress towards the national outcomes. This report is laid in the Scottish Parliament for Scottish Ministers. This is a new model for community justice. During the first year, each local authority area established a Community Justice Partnership [...]
Community Justice Ayrshire are hosting their annual conference on Friday 15 March 2019. This event has been well received with over 200 expressions of interest for 120 delegate places. This is a pan-Ayrshire multi-disciplinary conference. We have an excellent variety of expert speakers lined up - their biographies are detailed below for information. You can follow [...]
Adverse Childhood Experiences: Adversity is not Destiny We are hosting our annual conference on Friday 15 March 2019. The conference aims to provide an update on the work that has been undertaken locally since our last conference on ACEs and trauma in February 2018, and as such the morning session will provide [...]
The latest Community Justice Ayrshire Board meeting took place on Wednesday 12 December 2018 within the Skills Development Scotland Office in Kilmarnock. The agenda for this meeting can be found here. The minutes from the Community Justice Ayrshire Board meeting on Monday 1 October 2018 were approved and can be found here.
Our new events calendar is now live on our website and we are happy to start using it by supporting the 16 Days of Action. There are lots of events going on across Ayrshire during the 16 days - full details can be accessed here. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org if you would like to add details of your [...]