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Unlock for people with criminal records

Unlock helps people overcome past difficulties and move forward with hope to make a positive contribution to society. There is lots of information on their website Unlock that includes the top 20 things to know about criminal records. They have an online forum and a helpline that is open from 10am until 4pm, Monday to Friday. Tel 01634 247350 or text whatsapp on 07824 113848.

theREcord is an online magazine run by Unlock for law-abiding people with convictions –


Nacro has a dedicated Resettlement Plus Helpline which offers information and advice to ex-offenders, serving prisoners, their families and friends and to organisations working with them. Tel: 0300 123 1999​



Key4Life’s mission is to reduce youth reoffending through the delivery of an innovative rehabilitation programme to those in prison and those at risk of going to prison. Tel: 01170 415858

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