Play in prisons: doing it justice

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Davis, Lisa
Play England
Date of publication
1 March 2008
Children and Young People
Social welfare
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Children and young people living away from home or visiting unfamiliar or controlled environments such as hospital, prison, immigration centres, and residential homes and schools, sometimes experience fear, anxiety and discomfort. For these children it is especially important to ensure they have good play opportunities facilitated by trained staff and volunteers.

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