Job Vacancies
& Volunteer Work

November 13th, 2016

“You are among the nicest people I have ever known, both staff and volunteers. You will never be forgotten for the thoughtfulness you have shown”

November 13th, 2016

“You are all so kind and made me feel like a respected human being again and not just a prisoner’s wife. Believe me that was so comforting and humbling.”

June 3rd, 2016

The charity HALOW (Birmingham) operates a designated help and support line for the families and friends of prisoners at HMP Birmingham on 0121 598 8050

HALOW Job Opportunities

Do you care about prisoners’ families and their children? 

HALOW (Birmingham) is seeking to appoint new trustees to...

JOB REF: Trustee 01/12/2016

Volunteer Work for HALOW

HMP Oakwood Family Pathway Centre

If you would like to become a volunteer, please telephone the centre in the first instance or download the form, complete it and return it to our Administrat...

JOB REF: Volunteers 13/08/2016

Excellent service provided at HMP Oakwood. Friendly caring staff always happy to help and go that extra mile

(HMP Oakwood Visitor)

The whole day was fantastic and the best part was that my husband could play and walk around with his daughter.

(HALOW (Birmingham))

"Another brilliant day - very useful to learn first aid and good to know what to do if baby or anyone was choking. So grateful to be part of such a rewarding course. Great bonding time, thank you" (Jolly Tots Programme for prisoner, partner and children 0-2 years)

(Family Days at Oakwood)

I can’t fault the visitors centre or the staff who run it. Very friendly, staff knowledgeable, appear very helpful

(HMP Oakwood Visitor)

The HALOW staff are lovely, friendly people. They make you feel very welcome and treat you very well. They are very kind and helpful. Nothing is too much trouble for them. They go out of their way to help you. Cannot fault them

(HMP Oakwood Visitor)

Very helpful & welcoming staff, especially as this is my first visit

(HMP Birmingham Visitor)

A huge thank you to Dan for his time, effort and care into making my wedding day extra special

(HMP Oakwood Visitor)