HMP Holme House becomes a drug recovery prison

Justice Secretary David Gauke recently announced the £9 million pilot project at HMP Holme House, aiming to tackle drugs in prison and help offenders to stay clean for good.

The ground-breaking ‘Drug Recovery Prison’(DRP) pilot at HMP Holme House, which involves partnership working between the prison, Spectrum and several other healthcare partners, adopts a wide-ranging approach and is jointly funded by the Ministry of Justice and NHS England.