HMP Wayland

Our Recovery Inside prison service, run in HMP Wayland, provides assessment and psychosocial support for men in custody who have drug and alcohol problems. Through one­-to-­ones and group sessions, the Phoenix Futures team provide a therapeutic approach to treatment.

Our interventions include:

·         One-to-ones and group sessions aimed to be responsive to service user’s individual needs

·         Mutual aid groups, Narcotics Anonymous, Alcoholics Anonymous and SMART recovery

·         Release planning

·         Parole preparation

·         Residential rehab applications

·         Peer mentor scheme

·         Family support – dedicated family worker

Who we help: Men aged 21 years and over and who want to address the problematic use of substances, including alcohol, prescribed medications, and legal or illegal drugs.

How to refer: Any prisoner can self-refer to service. We also accept referrals for any offender from a third party. This could include another member of staff within the prison, anyone involved in their care that is based in the community, family members etc. All prisoners are seen as part of their induction.

Please visit our glossary for definitions of the above.

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Contact information: 

Location: HMP Wayland, Griston, Thetford, Norfolk, IP25 6RL

Get in touch: 01953 804018


Phoenix Futures is a registered charity in England and Wales (No 284880) and in Scotland (No SCO39008); Company Limited by Guarantee Number 1626869; Registered Provider of Social Housing with Homes England (H3795).