High praise for ‘a job well done’

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Residents in North Yorkshire have praised the work carried out by offenders working on a Community Payback project to help rejuvenate their village hall. Kelfied Hall Institute recently requested the help of Humberside, Lincolnshire & North Yorkshire Community Rehabilitation Company (HLNY CRC) to carry out a Community Payback project on the building. Gill Little, chair…

City of Culture and Community Payback named in Keep Britain Tidy Awards

City of Culture and Community Payback named in Keep Britain Tidy Awards image

Nick Southern, Dave Moore and service users on Community Payback have been celebrating after their work with Hull City Council – the City of Culture – has been named in the Keep Britain Tidy Awards. Out of more than 50 entries the partnership was named as a runner-up in this years’ Partnership Award in recognition…

Clean up on the banks of the River Ouse

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Villagers in North Yorkshire have praised offenders working on Community Payback for their work in cleaning up the banks of the River Ouse. The parish council approached Humberside, Lincolnshire & North Yorkshire CRC (HLNY CRC), which for delivers Community Payback in North Yorkshire to help with the clean-up. Community Payback in North Yorkshire is managed…

Make over for Tang Hall

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A team from HLNY CRC will be working on Community Payback in the Tang Hall area of York over the next few weeks. One of the first council estates to be built in the UK, the area will get a clean-up by service users supervised by Chris Long. Tang Hall has been targeted by fly-tippers…

Offenders contribute more than 208,000 hours in community payback

Offenders contribute more than 208,000 hours in community payback image

Offenders working in their communities after being sentenced for criminal offences have contributed tens of thousands of hours in North Yorkshire, Humberside and Lincolnshire. Humberside Lincolnshire & North Yorkshire Community Rehabilitation Company (HLNY CRC), which is responsible for supervising offenders on Community Payback and ensuring they comply with their sentence. and the orders of the…

Interserve receives prestigious certificate

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Interserve has earned certification from the International Corrections and Prison Association in recognition for developing personalisation, a theory aimed at helping people on probation to make positive changes. The award is for the work the company’s Community Rehabilitation Companies have done with the Policy Evaluation and Research Unit (PERU) at Manchester Metropolitan University to develop…

Bringing Christmas to Emma

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Humberside Lincolnshire & North Yorkshire CRC helped bring Christmas to a single mother service user in Grimsby when they helped raise cash so she could by Christmas presents for her son. Elaine Edison, senior case manager, supervisors Emma who has successfully completed a 60-day AAMR requirement attached to a 12 month community order. She had…

Villagers in North Yorkshire praise offenders

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Villagers in North Yorkshire have praised offenders working on Community Payback for their work in cleaning up Scruton village green. The parish council approached Humberside, Lincolnshire & North Yorkshire CRC (HLNY CRC), which for delivers Community Payback in North Yorkshire to help with the clean-up. HLNY CRC is responsible for supervising offenders and ensuring they…

Kelfield Hall benefits from Community Payback

Kelfield Hall benefits from Community Payback image

Residents in North Yorkshire will benefit from the work carried out by offenders working on a Community Payback project to help rejuvenate their village hall. Kelfied Hall Institute recently requested the help of Humberside, Lincolnshire & North Yorkshire Community Rehabilitation Company (HLNY CRC) to carry out a Community Payback project on the building. Offenders have…

Funding secured to help develop practice

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Interserve’s Community Rehabilitation Companies have secured funding to help develop the next phase of the company’s personalisation project. Personalisation involves focusing probation practice on an individual’s needs, giving them increased ownership over the service they receive. Interserve’s five CRCs have each piloted a unique approach to personalistion within a probation setting. Evaluation of the projects…