Bandyup Women’s Prison hosts job expo

Bandyup Women’s Prison hosts job expo

BANDYUP Women’s Prison recently hosted an employment expo supported by the City of Swan and the South West Aboriginal Medical Service.

The aim was to help offenders build relationships with training organisations and businesses.

“Such an expo is an important step in helping female prisoners rehabilitate and understand their education and employment program options when coming back into the community,” a Department for Corrective Services spokesman said.

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Participants at the Middle Swan prison included Skillhire, Consolidated Training, Ngalla Maya, Aspire to Suceed, the Chamber of Commerce, Australian Bricklaying/Blocklaying and Hospitality Group Training.