Insider Access in the community
Suggested content can include:
* Short stories
* Tv reviews
* Film reviews
* Cooking recipes
* Healthy eating tips
* Gardening tips
* Garden design
* Handyman advice
* Building suggestions and advice
* Art work - paintings /drawings
* Photos of sculptures
* CD's of music created
* Video clips of dance or plays
* Keep fit exercises
* Discussion and debate articles
Benefits of Insider Access
to the ex-offender.
Insider Access allows the
ex-offender to participate in
meaningful activity upon release
Insider Access aims to develop
the motivation and self esteem of
Our aim is to help ex-offenders
develop employability skills and a
work ethic to support them upon
The creation of content for Insider
Access can be embedded in the
learning undertaken by an
ex-offender. It could be linked to a
qualification outcome undertaken
by the ex-offender with a college
or 3rd party organisation.
We will give ex-offenders who have
contributed to Insider Access a
reference on request.
Through the Gate Support
Staff of Insider Access are happy
to meet with offenders in probation
and talk about Insider Access.
On the offenders request we will
provide where possible informal
mentoring 'Through the Gate' and
in the community.
Insider Access will (subject to
capacity) take suitable ex-
offenders on licence to work in our
office on the magazine.
Offenders upon release are
encouraged to continue
participating in providing content
for Insider Access or volunteering
in our office.
Insider access is looking for a
wide range of content produced by
This content should highlight
positve ex-offender skills and
Content can be in the following
* Hand written
All content used by Insider
Access will be credited only as
"an ex-offender". It will not be
credited to an ex-offender by
All content sent to Insider Access
for consideration for inclusion in
the magazine, should be cleared
by your organistion first.
Information for probation and 3rd sector staff
Insider Access is actively recruiting ex- offenders in the
community to provide content for our monthly magazine.
We are looking for a wide range of content that highlights
the positive skills and motivation that ex-offenders have.
This content could be produced as part of the offenders
participation in learning, through formal probation sessions
or by self motivated ex-offenders "after hours"!