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Awards for North East work in crime reduction 2017 presented

Professionals working with prisoners, ex-prisoners or those sentenced to community punishments have been presented with awards for their efforts to reduce reoffending by long standing north east charity Nepacs. This is the 13th year of the awards, which are presented by Nepacs to individuals, teams or organisations in the north east ...

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Bishop of Durham presents charity awards for crime reduction

On Tuesday 19 September 2017, professionals working with prisoners, ex-prisoners or those sentenced to community punishments in the North East will be presented with awards for their efforts to reduce re-offending. The awards for helping people resettle in the community and rebuild their lives have been given annually by Nepacs - ...

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We are giving anyone interested in volunteering the chance to come along to the Volunteer Open Days on: Sunday 24 September 2017 between 10am to 1pm at a coffee shop in Barnard Castle Sunday 1 October 2017 between 11am to 4pm at the visitors centre, HMYOI Deerbolt Monday 9 October 2017 from 1pm ...

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Find out what has been happening this Spring at Nepacs by reading the latest edition of Update. This issue includes news on our Shining Stars Celebration, CEO’s swim  and the new volunteering kite mark.  Click here for a copy or pick one up from one of our visitors' centres.

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Award ceremony celebrates our Shining Stars

On Monday 19 June 2017 staff and volunteers from Nepacs were given recognition for their long service and outstanding contribution to supporting prisoners and their families in the north east. Nepacs introduced the Shining Star Awards in 2017 with a new range of categories and for the first time gave service users the chance to nominate ...

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Tell us what you think!

Have you visited a north east prison recently (including HMP Durham, Deerbolt, Frankland, Holme House, Kirklevington Grange, Low Newton and Northumberland)? We want to hear your views on the services you receive during your visit and the support you have received from Nepacs or the prison. Please take a few minutes to ...

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Visitors to north east prisons have their say!

Nepacs - a north east charity - is inviting friends and families of prisoners in north east prisons to come along to an event in March to have their say on how services they receive can be improved. The Visitors' Voice event will take place on Wednesday 15 March 2017 from 10am ...

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'Sugar' production by Open Clasp Theatre Company coming to Durham

Nepacs, in partnership with Durham University’s St Aidan’s and Grey Colleges, are delighted to be hosting a production of Open Clasp Theatre Company’s new play – ‘Sugar’ on Monday 6 March 2017 at Fountain’s Hall, Grey College, South Road, Durham DH1 3LG from 7pm. Tickets are £10 or £5 (concessions). ‘Sugar’ ...

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AGM and public meeting 10 November 2016

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Nepacs will be holding the annual general meeting and public meeting on Thursday 10 November 2016 at Durham Town Hall, Market Place, Durham City, DH1 3NJ.  Members of the public are invited to attend the event from 6.30pm to hear our guest speaker Ian Blakeman, executive governor for HMP Holme House ...

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