Here you’ll find the stories of the Wise Group – our thoughts, our experiences and how we’re making a difference every single day.

Bi Visibility Day

The below blog was written by HES’ Amy Curtis. We…

The Wise Group - building bridges to opportunity

Response: Scottish Government Programme for Government

The Wise Group welcomes the Programme for Government (PfG) announced on 1st September…

The Wise Group - building bridges to opportunity

Wise Wellbeing launched at the Wise Group – a pioneering approach for our new environment

The workplace provides an important setting to influence the health of our colleagues.

Mentoring covid update

Four ways Wise Group mentors are adapting to life through lockdown

In March, people and services across Scotland experienced restrictions on their way of working,…

Ken Gets Creative: A Wise Steps Journey

A talented artist on the Wise Steps programme hopes to…

Women's mentoring

Shining example of a mentor’s support

Our mentors support women who find themselves in the justice…

Construction Training

Wise Steps is Still Open For Business

North East Social Enterprise Providing Digital Support for Out of…

Three men talking about their employment goals

Helping people back into employment

In order to help people prepare to get back into…

The Wise Group - building bridges to opportunity

Response: Scottish Government COVID-19 a Framework for Decision Making

The Wise Group welcomes the opportunity to be part of…

Rising to the challenge of Covid-19 and supporting people leaving prison early

Rising to the challenge of Covid-19.

The Wise Group - building bridges to opportunity

Response: Community Justice Scotland Corporate Plan 2020-2023

Community Justice Scotland (CJS) published a draft of its Corporate…

New Shoes and Fresh Style for Talent Match Young People have them Interview Ready

Young people on Talent Match got job and interview ready…

New Routes Mentoring

Demand doubles for New Routes Mentoring service

Demand doubles for New Routes Mentoring service.

How Mentoring helped Eric come to terms with his past and move on to a Positive Future

New Routes Mentoring has supported over 4,000 customers across Scotland…

Women's mentoring

Sharon is using her Experience of the Justice System to Help Others

Sharon landed a job where she can make a real…

How Stevie went from being in Prison to Guiding Young People to Live a Better Life

From being stuck in a life of drugs and crime…