This week’s blog looks at User Voice’s co-production event at HMP Forest Bank’s to kick off our new Prison Council Model.
Last month, User Voice brought together service users and representatives from the NHS to an Open Space event
The Board of Trustees are delighted to announce that Simon Boddis will be returning to User Voice as Interim CEO.
The Board of User Voice are pleased to announce the appointment of Libby McVeigh as its new Managing Director. Libby will work closely with User Voice’s Founder, Mark Johnson MBE, in his new role focusing on innovation, insight and external relations.
HM Inspectorate of Probation has appointed User Voice to work with us to ensure people on probation have a greater say in our inspections. The appointment starts on 1 February 2022 and runs for 3 years.
Over 50% of prisoners and staff voted in the annual Forest Bank Prison Council election, get a full breakdown of the results and the election day.
Prison didn’t work, I worked. I changed my thinking. In prison, you sit down and it can be easy to just get stuck in it.
A council member shares his story from prison to community and what they achieved.
How is User Voice different?
The National Council is funded by the National Lottery so that we can bring together ideas and feedback from all our local councils and understand what issues are affecting people on probation across the country.