Opportunities and Challenges for Work on Behalf of Families Affected by Imprisonment: The Experience of Families Outside

  • Nancy LoucksEmail author
Part of the Palgrave Studies in Prisons and Penology book series (PSIPP)


Families Outside is the only national Scottish charity that works solely on behalf of children and families affected by imprisonment. Founded in 1991 by a prison governor and originally staffed and funded by the Scottish Prison Service, Families Outside has since developed its own independent identity, funding sources, and staffing.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Chief ExecutiveFamilies OutsideEdinburghScotland
  2. 2.University of StrathclydeGlasgowScotland

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