i-HOP- Supporting all professionals to work with the children and families of offenders. The i-HOP service, provides a free to access one stop website with all the information necessary for working with these potentially vulnerable families. Find local and national targeted services, training and events, case studies, quality assessed research and policy as well as practice models and case studies to inspire you. i-HOP is run by Barnardo’s and funded by the Department for Education.
I-HOP offer a useful resource (see below) that has been devised for multi agency professionals to develop their work with this group.
i-HOP Quality Statements and Toolkit. This free practical resource is structured around 8 central aspects of work with offenders’ children and families. It includes check lists for you to self assess your service’s work with this group and a template to enable you to develop a realistic work plan.