Prison scheme wins national award

Published date: 07 July 2017

A wellbeing peer mentor scheme which looks after the emotional welfare of prisoners in distress has won a national award.

Prisoner release project could shape future help for prisoners

Published date: 16 January 2017

A project is helping prisoners at HMP Belmarsh and HMP Elmley to overcome their mental health needs and build a positive life after release. The ‘Through the Gate Project’ was ...

Bracton Centre and Memorial Hospital Awards

Published date: 11 April 2016

The Bracton Centre and Memorial Hospital annual awards took place with more than 60 awards given out. More than 80 patients and visitors were welcomed by Patsy Fung, Head of ...

Conference slot a success for prison's long-term conditions work

Published date: 04 February 2016

Staff from our Forensic and Prison Services delivered a successful speech at a national conference.HMP/YOI Rochester's Clinical Nurse Manager Nina Turner, and Senior Nurse Rebecca Hayton, presented at the 3rd ...

Nina honoured by Queen’s Nursing Institute

Published date: 22 January 2015

One of our nurses has received the notable honour of being made a Queen's Nurse. Nina Turner, Healthcare Manager at Rochester prison, declared herself to be "in shock" at the ...