Publications

Families Outside produce a range of publications and online resources covering key issues faced by prisoners’ families. They can be used by families and the professionals who work with them, as well as for training purposes.

All reports and publications produced by Families Outside are Copyright © 2017.

Order posters via our contact us page

As well as the publications categorised below, our posters are also available to order.  Please follow this link to our contact page for copies of these, selecting the “publications for professionals” option in the drop down menu.

Order copies of our publications via our contact us page

Copies of our publications listed below can be ordered by following this link to our contact page, again selecting the “publications for professionals” option in the drop down menu.

Publications List

For a full list of publications – please click here.

Who We Are

Who We Are

A PDF document summarising the work that Families Outside does.

Bulletins

Bulletins

Families Outside produces quarterly bulletins which summarise some of the work we carry out.

Information Sheets

Information Sheets

Families Outside produces information sheets that summarise specific issues that families affected by imprisonment may encounter.

Support & Info Helpline Statistics

Support & Info Helpline Reports

Helpline statistics which are circulated to our Board, Children & Family Strategy Groups in individual prisons and our wider list of contacts.

In Briefs

In Briefs

Our collection of ‘In Brief’ publications, summarising in four page documents specific subjects relevant to families affected by imprisonment.

Family Support Worker Reports

Family Support Worker Reports

Reports on the direct support work carried out by our team of Family Support Coordinators throughout Scotland.

Schools

Schools

Reports and publications relevant to schools, their role in supporting families affected by imprisonment, and CPD training.

Children & Young People

Children & Young People

Publications for children as well as reports and publications for adults and parents highlighting the impact of imprisonment on children.

Health

Health

Reports and publications relevant to the health sector and reports on health from the perspective of imprisonment.

Prison Visitors’ Centres

Prison Visitors’ Centres

Reports on the service provision in visitors’ centre across Scotland.

Travel & Finance

Travel & Finance

Reports on the financial impact of imprisonment on families and the difficulties in travelling to prisons.

Annual Reports

Annual Reports

Families Outside Annual Reports dating back to 2003.

Conference Reports

Conference Reports

Our collection of Conference Reports.

Other Reports & Information

Other Reports & Information

Selection of other reports and publications covering various subjects.

Tools for Professionals

Tools for Professionals

Useful tools for professionals working with families affected by imprisonment.