Supporting Families and Friends of Prisoners

Great News “Affect awarded further National Lottery Community Fund grant of £4,500 to continue its expansion in 2023/4, enabling further recruitment and training of Telephone Support Workers”

Welcome to Affect

AFFECT (Action For Families Enduring Criminal Trauma) are a group of people who currently have, or have had, a family member in prison. Founded in 2001 we aim to help others like us by offering confidential and non-judgemental support, regardless of length of sentence or type of offence.  We do not discriminate, and are supportive of those who choose to support their loved one and those who choose not to support their loved one.  Please contact us if you think we may be able to help you. Charity No 1097087

Future Dates – Saturdays

Trust Board 10am-12noon


Group Gatherings 1pm-3pm

“by invitation- please contact us on for joining details”