Category: Vulnerable Adults

Nepacs delivers a range of services to help offenders, their families, children and friends when they are impacted by a prison sentence. It provides practical and emotional support at all stages of the criminal justice system, working with individuals and families to reduce the impact and stigma of imprisonment on their lives and to care for their welfare. Its work helps individuals to build improved family relationships, support emotional wellbeing, relieve poverty and contribute to the positive rehabilitation of offenders. It also provides practical support during prison visits and in the community, helping children and adults alike cope with the 'hidden sentence' that is experienced by family members, whilst also raising awareness amongst the wider community to change attitudes.