Ministry of Justice

Reducing reoffending: supporting families, creating better futures

Date: 03 November 2009

Picture of a man holiding a young child

A framework for improving the local delivery of support for families of offenders.

The framework, developed with the Department for Children, Schools and Families, sets out key tasks for criminal justice agencies and local services to support the children and families of offenders at each stage of the criminal justice system and beyond.