We are thrilled that a former victim of crime who took part in restorative justice took to the stage at the Labour party conference in Brighton today, to discuss the benefits of restorative justice.
The Merseyside Police and Crime Commissioner, Jane Kennedy, is working with Restorative Solutions to offer restorative justice services to victims of crime across Merseyside.
Are you a good listener, non judgemental, confident and able to work using your own initiative? Would you like to make a positive contribution to your community? If the answer is yes, and you live in North Yorkshire and are over 18 years old, then why not become involved in this exciting Restorative Justice Project.
The Lincolnshire Behaviour Outreach Support Service (BOSS) works on behalf of the county council to support schools to deliver an inclusive approach to learning and maintain children’s positive engagement in schools. Here, Clare Boardman manager of BOSS’s Restorative Service, describes how they are embedding restorative approaches in schools across Lincolnshire.
Wilkin Chapman and Restorative Solutions To Host Seminar On ‘Managing and Resolving Workplace Disputes: A Practical Guide'10.04.2019
Wilkin Chapman, in conjunction with Restorative Solutions CIC, are hosting a breakfast seminar targeted at managing and resolving workplace disputes.
Adrian Hughes has been involved with Restorative Solutions In Hampshire for over two years, volunteering as a restorative justice practitioner, and has also volunteered with the Victim Care service. In December 2018, Adrian won the Special Recognition Award at the Hampshire Police and Crime Commissioner's Safer Awards for his volunteer work. Adrian spoke to Restorative Solutions about his involvement with RJ, and why he thinks it’s important.
The Restorative Justice Council is pleased to announce that the West Yorkshire Restorative Justice Service has achieved the Restorative Service Quality Mark (RSQM).
Jacqueline McHugh from the Salus Restorative Justice service recently attended the Violence Reduction Summit in Maidstone, held by Matthew Scott, Police and Crime Commissioner for Kent.
Tony Walker is the Director of Service Delivery at Restorative Solutions and has been using restorative approaches for over 20 years. Formerly an Inspector in the Thames Valley Police, Tony has many years of experience in RJ, from community problem solving to police complaints. Tony practices as an RJ facilitator, focussing on serious incidents and staff grievances. We spent some time with him to find out how far RJ has come since he began in the field, what the training process is like, and what advice he would give to you if you’re considering using RJ.
Restorative Justice Volunteer Adrian Hughes Wins Award at Hampshire Police and Crime Commissioner's Safer Awards10.12.2018
Adrian Hughes won the Special Recognition Award at last week's Hampshire Police and Crime Commissioner's Safer Awards for his volunteer work with both Restorative Solutions and the Victim Care Service.
With school exclusion rates rising, it’s now more important than ever that restorative practices are being used in schools to help young people to get their education in a safe, structured environment, whilst learning how to resolve conflict and manage their emotions.