This service is unique in that it will provide advice that is ‘gold-dust’ from the perspective of a first-timer.
I would highly recommended a service delivered by those with an experience of imprisonment, such as FirstTimeInside.co.uk, of course they will never be able to compensate for the loss of ones freedom but being prepared is as much needed as the advocacy of a lawyer….
The service will have benefits for the offender’s family and supporters in offering guidance and advice on how they best support their loved one to cope with the challenges that they face. I welcome this service as a valuable addition for those experiencing the reality of prison for the first time.…
First Time Inside explained to me what would happen from leaving the Court to doing my sentence. I was surprised at some of the things mentioned, basic matters that I take for granted outside. My trial is approaching, and whilst I hope I can avoid prison, many of my questions have been answered, so if the worst happens, I feel I am more prepared….
I have referred several individuals to First Time Inside and have only ever received positive feedback. The individuals referred acknowledged the experienced insight and guidance provided by First Time Inside, delivered in an appropriate and measured way. No judgement, simple advice on what to expect, from leaving the Court, to leaving prison. A must for those who have never been imprisoned….