“From HMP to the Houses of Parliament” – service users invited to discuss Transforming Rehabilitation

User Voice arranges for service user visit Following on from User Voice’s submitted evidence to the Justice Committee’s Inquiry into Transforming Rehabilitation last year, User Voice arranged for services users of probation from around the country to provide oral evidence of their experiences as part of the inquiry. One service user commented “this is the...
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Head of Finance and Operations

Want to lead the growth of a young and innovative charity? Have you got a real passion for our values and an ability to scale operations? Then read on… User Voice is at a really exciting point in our development as we continue to grow and we are looking for a dynamic person, committed to...
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Head of Development

Want to lead the growth of a young and innovative charity? Have you got lived experience and a real passion for our values? Then read on… User Voice is at a really exciting point in our development as we continue to grow and we are looking for a dynamic person, committed to our values, to...
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Impact case study for Essex Peer Mentoring Programme

User Voice took unique role in innovative scheme In 2015, when the Community Rehabilitation Company brought in their own mentoring scheme, User Voice was commissioned to establish a Peer Mentoring Programme for service users on orders or license with Essex Probation. Over three years, User Voice supported 52 peer mentors to successfully complete advanced level training. Twelve...
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Through the Gate is failing 2 out of 3 people released from prison

User Voice contributes report to House of Commons inquiry Three years after Transforming Rehabilitation came into practice and Community Rehabilitation Companies were given responsibility to support ex-offenders ‘through the gate’, the House of Commons Justice Committee has begun its inquiry into the programme. During October and November, User Voice conducted its own consultation on Through...
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Second year of successful User Voice Health Councils in the South East

Partnership with NHS England going from strength to strength For two years now, with funding and support from NHS England, User Voice has been establishing Health Councils in prisons across Kent, Surrey and Sussex. These Councils are service user-led collaborative platforms to improve healthcare and related services in secure estates. Through an evaluation of the Councils  – involving...
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