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Project information

Play equipment for visiting children

We would like to be able to fund some large outdoor play equipment for children visiting their fathers in HMP Guys Marsh.

We can purchase the equipment once we have raised the funds.

Charity information: Friends of Guys Marsh Prison

Friends of Guys Marsh Prison logo
  • Need


    Boredom of children visiting their fathers in prison.


    Allow the children to play with their parents, thus maintaining family links and teaching the men how to play with their children.

  • Aims

    Aim 1

    Purchasing play equipment


    » Raise funds from subscriptions, fundraising events, talking to outside clubs and societies about our work at HMP Guys Marsh.

    What success will look like

    Success will be...the purchase of the equipment and bringing pleasure to families in a stressful environment

  • Impact


    This will be obvious once the equipment is in place. Happy children, and parents


    No risks that we envisage


    We have a regular Newsletter

  • Budget

    Budget - Project Cost: £1,000

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      Amount Heading Description
      £1,000 Play equipment Purchasing large outside play equipment for children visiting their fathers in prison
  • Background


    HMP Guys Marsh, Shaftesbury


    Visiting children

  • Why Us?

    Why Us?

    We are Friends of Guys Marsh and one of our committee members is also the Barnados representative

    Read more about the Charity running this project.


    Jackie Woon, Barnados Representative

    Meets families each weekend at visiting time