To support families of prisoners in Greater Manchester from arrest to release.
To reduce the isolation experienced by families of prisoners;
To maintain family ties;
To increase the number and involvement of volunteers;
To increase awareness in the wider community of the issues for prisoners’ families.
To offer one to one contact, home visits, telephone support and support groups;
To act as an intermediary with prison services and to provide escorts to prison;
To inform families of support and services available to them;
To recruit and train volunteers and introduce them to families;
To give talks to organisations, maintain a website and distribute information.