Dorset, Devon and Cornwall Probation Services is committed to protecting staff and services users by following national public health guidance on coronavirus (COVID-19).
Following approval by Her Majesty’s Prison & Probation Service, we will be changing the way we hold your appointments to help stop the spread of the virus. Your Responsible Officer will contact you with information about your probation appointments and what you will need to do.
Community Payback and group-work
We have started running some Community Payback groups and group-work programmes again. Your Responsible Officer will contact you with information about what you will need to do.
Sources of support
For health advice about coronavirus, visit the NHS website.
For the latest coronavirus advice about how to stay safe as well as financial and employment advice, visit the gov.uk website.
If you or someone you know is suffering from domestic abuse, isolation rules do not apply. Police response and support services remain available. Find support at gov.uk or call 999 if you are in immediate danger.
Infectious outbreaks, like Coronavirus can also affect your mental health. For mental health tips and support, visit Mental Health Foundation.
If you need to know when your next appointment is, please contact your local office, see: Contact Us page