Social care in prisons on the island Ireland

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in workshop, seminar, course


his event focused on policy and practice relating to social care in prisons on the island of Ireland. In the first presentation 'Ageing in Prisons in Northern Ireland: A policy update of social care provision for older adults in prison in Northern Ireland', Sarah Lawrence discussed findings from her PhD research in Queen's University Belfast, which focused on ageing in prisons.
The second presentation 'Making the invisible, visible: Social care considerations for female prisoners in Ireland through mental health law, policy, and practice insights' was given by mental health social workers, Ali Duggan and Aidan Cooney.
Period15 Jun 2021
Event typeSeminar