At In2Out we believe that each young person leaving prison deserves the opportunity to get their life 'back on track' and turn away from offending behaviour.
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The day of release can be quite a daunting one - both exciting and intimidating. After having everything done for you, the routine of prison life and the support that comes with it, walking through the gates brings high expectations, not just of staying out of trouble but being able to cope on your own.
Jake shares about the day he left prison and making a new life.
Money-motivated Adam struggled after leaving prison with the old temptations - but In2Out was still there for him.
Read his story.
Our 'through the gate' mentoring support starts in custody and continues back in communities across the North of England and the Midlands. Our support makes a real difference to vulnerable participants - like Kit - helping them manage themselves and life 'on the out', building confidence and resilience so that they stay out.
"Me and my Mentor ended up building a relationship. Mentors give you insight of what other life is like."
Angelo shares how our mentoring support has helped him in his life and to become a positive example to others."