‘Art’ in prison constitutes more than just drawing five bar gates on walls, in fact it is a major force in the rehabilitation of offenders, as the Koestler Trust, a charity, has spent nearly 50 years encouraging us to discover.
Tackling violent young offenders…through the medium of contemporary dance. Sounds unlikely? Absurd? I thought so too. How wrong I was.
A project has won an award for its approach of treating hardened drug users with honesty and acceptance by allowing them to continue using drug use.