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- 07/07/2021in Case work, Helpline, News & Media, News on Unlock's work for individuals, Support case studiesLooking back over the last couple of months, we’ve written up a few examples of the people we’ve helped. We hope they give a good idea of how we help people. More importantly, we think that these examples show how people with convictions are able to overcome some of the barriers that have been put...
- 07/07/2021in Case studies - HelplineJaxon contacted our helpline as he was finding it difficult to get public liability insurance due to his unspent conviction. Jaxon explained that he had several convictions which he’d received as a youth which had led to fines and community orders. However, his last conviction had resulted in a four-year prison sentence. Whilst in prison,...
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We run independent charitable support to help people with convictions. Find out more about the approach of these services and how they operate.
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Our online web tool can help you to work out when your convictions become 'spent' under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and so no longer needs to be disclosed in most cases.