A New Vision of Social Care in Prisons Report

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 [...]

By |2019-04-04T12:40:04+00:00April 4th, 2019|Latest News|Comments Off on A New Vision of Social Care in Prisons Report

Community Justice Outcome Activity Across Scotland – Annual Report 2017/18

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 [...]

By |2019-04-04T12:23:01+00:00April 4th, 2019|Latest News|Comments Off on Community Justice Outcome Activity Across Scotland – Annual Report 2017/18

Adverse Childhood Experiences: Adversity is Not Destiny

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 [...]

By |2019-04-04T12:18:33+00:00March 11th, 2019|Latest News|Comments Off on Adverse Childhood Experiences: Adversity is Not Destiny

Adverse Childhood Experiences Multi-Disciplinary Conference

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 [...]

By |2019-04-04T12:18:25+00:00March 3rd, 2019|Events, Latest News|Comments Off on Adverse Childhood Experiences Multi-Disciplinary Conference

Financial Inclusion Referral Pathways

NHS Ayrshire and Arran have been working with the Health and Social Care Partnerships and Local Authorities across Ayrshire to develop a single point-of-contact for staff to refer people into if they feel they need some support around financial inclusion and/or fuel poverty. When a person’s contact information is sent to the point-of-contact, with the [...]

By |2019-02-15T12:45:17+00:00February 15th, 2019|Latest News|Comments Off on Financial Inclusion Referral Pathways

Supported and Validated Self-Evaluation

Community Justice Ayrshire has been chosen as one of three pilot areas to undertake a supported self-evaluation exercise, which will be validated by the Care Inspectorate. This supported and validated self-evaluation is about evaluating how good our implementation of the new approach to community justice is. We will work with our community justice partners [...]

By |2019-01-30T14:08:29+00:00January 27th, 2019|Latest News|Comments Off on Supported and Validated Self-Evaluation

Community Justice Ayrshire: 2018 Event Reports

Community Justice Ayrshire (CJA) held a number of events during our first full year as a partnership. We started the year with our conference focusing on Adverse Childhood Experiences entitled 'ACES: Start Where You Are and Do What You Can'. This event aimed to raise awareness of ACEs and trauma, identify areas of good [...]

By |2019-02-14T16:03:17+00:00January 17th, 2019|Latest News|Comments Off on Community Justice Ayrshire: 2018 Event Reports

Restorative Justice

Iriss Outlines are summaries of evidence produced by Iriss’s Information Specialists in the Evidence Search and Summary Service (ESSS). They are produced using flexible and thorough approaches to identify and evaluate a wide range of evidence — from research, practice and experience — to ensure robust outputs that meet the needs of social service [...]

By |2018-12-20T10:35:15+00:00December 20th, 2018|Latest News|Comments Off on Restorative Justice

Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs): Educational Interventions

Iriss Outlines are summaries of evidence produced by Iriss's Information Specialists in the Evidence Search and Summary Service (ESSS). They are produced using flexible and thorough approaches to identify and evaluate a wide range of evidence — from research, practice and experience — to ensure robust outputs that meet the needs of social service [...]

By |2018-11-26T09:19:57+00:00November 26th, 2018|Latest News, Partnership Reports|Comments Off on Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs): Educational Interventions

Events Calendar – 16 Days of Action

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 communityjusticeayrshire@north-ayrshire.gov.uk if you would like to add details of your [...]

By |2018-11-21T09:03:37+00:00November 21st, 2018|Latest News|Comments Off on Events Calendar – 16 Days of Action
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