Prison Group Workshop

This workshop is a 2 hour session for 15 - 25 inmates identified as being involved in gang culture, violence and activity.

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We offer this interactive workshop for inmates identified as being involved in gang related violence and covers a variety of topics including:

  • The truths about gangs
  • Self-Reflection
  • Your identity
  • Negative influences
  • Consequences
  • Breaking the pattern of re-offending

 

Outcomes

 The workshop aims to:

  • A greater understanding of the myths that surround gang culture.
  • Understanding the nature of relationships (peer groups) which are characterised by violence.
  • Understanding the impact of their crimes on the victims.
  • Learn why gang members stay in, or return to gang life.
  • Learn how to control their anger and deal with gang conflict.
  • Understand the nature of “culture” and cultural stereotyping with BME groups in gangs.
  • Better equipped to leave gang life.

Also includes discussion, worksheets and roleplay (with actors)

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