Education and training

The Apex Trust 
Promotes employment opportunities for ex-offenders and works with employers to break down barriers.

The Longford Trust
Holds an annual lecture and offers a prize related to prison and social reform. It also funds Longford Scholarships and mentoring for ex-prisoners who want to rebuild their lives through education.

BIS (Department for Business, Innovation and Skills)
Covers post-19 learning, boosting take up of new technologies and delivering the skills businesses need.

Campaign for Learning
Engages people in learning throughout their lives.

NIACE (The National Institute of Adult Continuing Education)
Non-governmental organisation for adult learning in England and Wales.

Prison Me No-Way! 
Raises awareness amongst young people about the causes, consequences and penalties of crime, and anti-social behaviour.

Safe Ground 
Using drama to engage and motivate prisoners to participate in education and family life. Runs Family Man and Fathers Inside courses in prisons.

The Shannon Trust 
Teaching prisoners to read through the Toe by Toe peer mentoring programme.

SOVA (Supporting Others through Voluntary Action)
Volunteer mentoring organisation in England and Wales working across the criminal justice system.

St Giles Trust 
Providing resettlement and training for serving prisoners.

The Suzy Lamplugh Trust
Practical support and guidance to develop skills and strategies for keeping safe.