Families and Prisoners Support Inc - Far North QLD provides services to prisoners, ex-prisoners and their families and friends including a free bus for visitors to Lotus Glen on Saturday and Sunday. One day a week face-to-face service to Lotus Glen inmates, information, referral, advocacy and crisis support counselling for inmates, families and friends is also available. Pre and Post release support, very limited accomodation for released prisoners - strict criteria and rules.
Family Drug Support was formed in 1997 after its founder Tony Trimingham lost his son to a heroin overdose. FDS is a caring, non-religious and non judgemental organisation. FDS is primarily made up of volunteers who have experienced first hand the trauma and chaos of having family members with drug dependency.
Most have travelled the same road.
The Federal Bureau of Prisons (BOP) aims to provide progressive and humane care for federal inmates, professionalise the prison service, and ensure consistency in the administration of federal prisons.
They operate within the Mid-Atlantic, North Central, South Central, Northeast/Southeast, and Western Regions.
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Callan Park is a uniquely valuable site and cultural resource that is intensively used and greatly treasured by the local and wider community. Like them, Callan Park needs to be protected for the future by being well maintained and managed in response to community needs and issues. The Friends of Callan Park meet on the first Monday of every month at The NSW Writers’ Centre in Callan Park. Meetings start at 6.30pm. Everybody is welcome.