Challenging Health Inequalities and Reducing Re-Offending in Probation (CHIRRIP)

CHIRRIP is a depository of publications and papers relevant to the healthcare of those serving probation orders in the community.

Health Needs Assessments

The list represents the Health Needs Assessments that have been undertaken in Probation. The list is small, about 7/35 Probation Trusts, have had such an assessment completed. Charlie Brooker and Lord Ramsbotham haves written an editorial for the British Journal of General Practice on this topic please contact CB for a copy.


Briefing Papers

The papers below make salient points about the healthcare of those serving probation orders. This is a useful paper by Wolff on the US model of specialist mental health probation staff.


Probation and Mental Health References