Skills for life

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PRISON INDUSTRIES AT LOTUS GLEN CORRECTIONAL CENTRE

Prison Industries at Lotus Glen Correctional Centre (LGCC) is focused on affording prisoners with the opportunity to learn important work skills, but also to give back to the community through partnership with not-for-profit organisations [...]

March 6th, 2017|

BORALLON TRAINING AND CORRECTIONAL CENTRE PARTNERING WITH TAFE QUEENSLAND

Meaningful earning and learning opportunities are growing as new prisoner industries and training come online at Borallon Training and Correctional Centre (BTCC) [...]

December 22nd, 2016|

THE LOGAN FRESH START PROGRAM

Logan City Probation and Parole Service has partnered with stakeholders including Centrelink and the Department of Education and Training to deliver several programs to assist offenders in gaining employment [...]

October 28th, 2016|

THE QCS WORK CAMP PROGRAM

The QCS Work Camp Program provides valuable labour for community service projects across regional Queensland and promotes successful prisoner rehabilitation [...]

May 10th, 2016|

BORALLON TRAINING AND CORRECTIONAL CENTRE MARKET INFORMATION DAY

On October 23, a market information day was hosted at the Borallon Training and Correctional Centre (BTCC) aimed at building potential partnerships and engagement opportunities with local businesses and stakeholders throughout the greater Ipswich region [...]

November 3rd, 2015|

BORALLON TRAINING AND CORRECTIONAL CENTRE

On July 8, the Honourable Jo-Ann Miller MP, Minister for Police, Fire and Emergency Services and Minister for Corrective Services announced that the Borallon Training and Correctional Centre will be recommissioned in early 2016 [...]

August 28th, 2015|

DEVELOPING REAL WORLD SKILLS AND GIVING BACK AT NUMINBAH

Numinbah Correctional Centre, QCS’ low security centre for women in the Gold Coast Hinterland, is an hour and a half drive away from Brisbane, set against the backdrop of the tranquil Springbrook National Park. On a recent visit, I was welcomed by Deputy General Manager, Julie Steinheuer and her team to learn [...]

June 29th, 2015|