Team Lead (Advice, HES)

The Wise Group is an inspiring social enterprise that makes a positive impact on people, communities and society. We are proud to have a culture…

Statistics bulletin July 2019: Spotlight on liberation destinations

We looked at our liberation data for the number of people leaving prison without accommodation.

Personal Advisor, HES

The Wise Group manages, on behalf of the Energy Saving Trust, Home Energy Scotland advice centre – Strathclyde & Central, providing free and impartial advice…

CYJ Conference June 2019

Building on the successes of youth justice

The National Youth Justice Conference 2019 had a packed agenda…

Waheeda’s Story

Waheeda overcame multiple barriers to get back into work, all with the help of our Wise Steps team.

Talent Match Success Story – Alex

Talent Match Partners with GlobalBridge to bring Employment Opportunities to Young People

Employability Day 2019

This week our Paisley office opened its doors to showcase…

Employability Day 2019

Wise Group staff celebrate supporting local people into work for Employability Day #WeAreClosingTheGaps

Positive changes ahead for Scottish justice

This week has seen two key pieces of legislative change…

Scottish Budget 2019-20

The Wise Group welcomes many of the commitments outlined in…

Presumption against short sentences

The Wise Group welcomes the opportunity to respond to the…


We are a leading social enterprise, building bridges and creating…

How Barry* is Looking to a Brighter Future

After multiple short-term sentences and addictions, Barry* is looking toward a brighter future with support from his Wise Group mentor.

Ian’s Story

Ian faced redundancy after working for the same company for 25 years. Read how Fair Start Scotland helped him back in to work.

Extension to Presumption Against Short Sentences welcomed by The Wise Group

An extension to the Presumption Against Short Sentences is welcomed by the Wise Group.