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The Latest News at Community Justice Ayrshire

Impact Arts

November 8th, 2019|Latest News|

Established in 1994, Impact Arts is a forward-thinking community arts organisation which uses the arts and creativity to enable and empower social change. They consider the arts as a positive tool for change – helping [...]

‘Inclusive Justice; Co-producing Change’ – Publication Launch

October 3rd, 2019|Events, Latest News|

Community Justice Ayrshire are delighted to host the launch event for the Service User Involvement guide ‘Inclusive Justice; Co-producing Change’. This will be the culmination of over three years work on a significant piece [...]

Punishment in Instalments: Understanding and Navigating the Disclosure and Conviction Process

June 27th, 2019|Latest News|

Disclosure of past convictions has a major impact on a person’s access to employment, education and volunteering opportunities. People who have ‘ done their time’ whether in prison or in the community often find that [...]

Hard Edges Scotland launched

June 27th, 2019|Latest News|

New research highlighting the complexity of the lives of people facing multiple disadvantage in Scotland has launched today. Commissioned by Lankelly Chase and The Robertson Trust and authored by Heriot-Watt University, Hard Edges Scotland also [...]

The Practice of Kindness: Learning from KIN and North Ayrshire

June 27th, 2019|Latest News|

In March 2018, the Carnegie UK Trust brought together a Kindness Innovation Network of people and professionals from across Scotland who had an interest in encouraging kindness in their organisations and communities. At the same [...]

Sentenced to Smart Justice: A report on the proposed extension of the Presumption Against Short Sentences.

May 27th, 2019|Latest News|

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 [...]