Category Archives: Coaching

Coaching begins in HMP Kirkham

CIAO started at Kirkham, an open prison near Blackpool, on 25 November. After the introductory session 10 out of 13 men signed up for the 1st of 2 cohorts and coaching began that very afternoon.

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CIAO on Radio 2, Sunday 15th November

Tune in to Radio 2 this Sunday 15th November to hear Clare McGregor, CIAO’s MD, talking about our work in prisons on Clare Balding’s show, at 8.10am.  Those who prefer a lie in can  catch ‘Good Morning Sunday’ afterwards by clicking on … Continue reading

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CIAO featured in The Guardian

We’re so pleased to be featured in The Guardian with the print and online headlines: What changes a life sentence? A life coach & Prisoners are like CEOs – they’re skilled at hiding low self-esteem Coverage like this is a huge … Continue reading

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Jane

It was the first week of our final term when Jane fell backwards down those stairs. Her death changed my life. Stopped me in my tracks. Then it led, over the years, to the life-affirming work I’m doing today. In her … Continue reading

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