Sussex Prisoners' Families
Sussex Prisoners' Families: 01273 499843
Prisoners’ Families Helpline: 0808 808 2003

Want to learn more about the issues facing prisoners' families and to improve your practice? Sign up to one of our Hidden Sentence training workshops.

Hidden Sentence Training 

Join us for this eye-opening look at the issues facing prisoners and their families. We can also offer shorter, workshop-style events and online training.                                                       

Increases awareness of issues facing prisoners’ families and identifies ways to support them.

The course will explore the ways in which families are affected by imprisonment

  • Understand the impact of imprisonment on prisoners’ families
  • Improve your understanding of the prison system
  • Understand the support needs of prisoners’ families
  • Understand the needs and wishes of prisoners’ families
  • Understand how to improve the coordination of services to provide more effective support for those affected by the imprisonment of a family member
  • Understand how to improve your own practice in supporting prisoners’ families

Workshops are being organised and updates will be uploaded soon but if you want us to attend a team meeting to update you about our services do get in touch. or 01273 499843


“I found the morning extremely useful and am far more confident in working with families.”

“The training was professional and interesting. Thank you!”



Delegates from previous training