23/04/2018

Hearing children’s voices

Planning is well underway for the family court professional conference this year. This will be held in Birmingham on 12 June.  Our theme is to be […]
23/04/2018

How safe is my pension?

After the collapse of Carillion and more stories of companies raiding their staff pension funds, Napo members could be forgiven for asking if their pension is […]
23/04/2018

Work related stress: don’t suffer in silence

Work-related stress is widely recognised as one of the main causes of ill health in the workplace, but employer’s attempts at tackling it head on are […]
23/04/2018

Napo membership: open to all

At Napo we get many calls to our membership section about who can join Napo as a full member. Understandably, confusion sometimes arises as result of […]
23/04/2018

Quick questions with: The Clink’s CEO Chris Moore

How and why did The Clink come into existence? Today’s challenge is that there are 86,413 adults in prison in England & Wales (82,403 men and […]
23/04/2018

Transitioning behind bars

Transgender prisoner, Sarah Jane Baker, speaks to NM about her experience of the British prison system. When I first entered the criminal justice system in the […]
23/04/2018

Women, offending and gender sensitive practice

One of my favourite articles the Probation Journal has published over recent years is Delving in to the Probation Journal: Portrayals of women Probation Officers and […]
23/04/2018

Just over a year ago I was diagnosed with a chronic and life changing condition which has resulted in re-adjusting my life to fit with the […]
23/04/2018

Simeon Andrews a valued comrade sadly missed

It is with great sadness that we report the death of Simeon Andrews, a valued comrade of Napo. Simeon died suddenly on 27 February and the […]
23/04/2018

March with Napo: New deal for probation and family courts

In 2011, 500 Napo members joined the TUC’s March for the Alternative. We are hoping to top that on Saturday 12 May at the New Deal […]
23/04/2018

You couldn’t make it up

Kafka or what? The chaos created by Shared Services failings in the NPS is reaching new heights – or should that be lows? Napo is currently […]
23/04/2018

Join NAPSAC at YHA Buttermere 28 May to Saturday 2 June 2018

For those who don’t know about NAPSAC, we came to exist after a number of Probation Officers and John Hunt (of the Parole Board – later […]