WEPHREN is funded and delivered by Public Health England, working with international partners such as the WHO and others. A Steering Committee made up from members of the WHO Health in Prisons Programme Steering Group and other experts in the field meet once a quarter to support PHE in this endeavour. Find out more here.Go to page
COVID-19 in prisons and places of detention
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WHO publish new paper on C-19 prison vaccination
Prison vaccine hesitancy
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RCGP COVID-19 Guidance for healthcare in secure environments - A guide for clinicians
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BMJ Open paper on mental health & prisons 'Scoping review of mental health in prisons through the COVID-19 pandemic
Title: Serial Laboratory Testing for SARS-CoV-2 Infection Among Incarcerated and Detained Persons in a Correctional and Detention Facility — Louisiana, April–May 2020 Authors: Njugna et al ** FULL ARTICLE IN USEFUL ...
COVID-19 VISUAL COMMUNICATION TOOLS FOR USE IN SECURE ENVIRONMENTS TO PROTECT RESIDENTS AND EQUIP CLINICAL AND NON-CLINICAL TEAMS DURING THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC The Beyond Words team have been ...
Every Friday lunctime for the next few weeks, Public Health England's Health and Justice team will post a short video on the approach they are taking with prisons and prison ...
Humane and evidence-based prison health systems with community links will improve public health within and outside prison walls, both for COVID-19 and other health issues.
'Reproductive healthcare in prison: A qualitative study of women's experiences and perspectives in Ontario, Canada', led by Dr Jessica Liauw - https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0251853
The Counselling in Prisons Network (www.cipn.org.uk) has launched an independent Expert Reference group in relation to Informed Trauma Care (ITC) in the criminal justice system. Please contact Peter Jones on email@example.com for more information. Read more
The Council of Europe has published a report on prison management and organisation, authored by Jorg Pont and Timothy Harding. Read more
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