CFO Activity Hubs

The current programme CFO Activity Hubs is now underway and will run to September 2023, focusing on encouraging participants to engage with activities can receive referrals from different sources: courts, police, self-referrals, DWP, CFO3 and linking to local Probation Practitioner arrangements. The provision will be located in communities, involving local organisations to offer a structured and individually tailored package of support. CFO Activity Hubs complement other existing and planned available provision.

Who are CFO Activity Hub participants?

HMPPS CFO Providers for both the CFO3 and CFO Activity Hubs are expected to liaise with Prison and Probation Practitioners to determine appropriate targeting of offenders who may benefit from HMPPS CFO support.
CFO Activity Hubs focuses on encouraging participants to engage with activities linking to local practitioner arrangements, with three broad categories on offer; Human/Citizenship, Community/Social and Interventions/Services.

Our participants can typically face the following barriers:

  • Unskilled
  • Unqualified
  • De-motivated
  • Drug and/or alcohol issues
  • Behavioural issues
  • Debt problems
  • Accommodation problems