About HMP Downview
Downview is a prison for women located in Sutton, Surrey.
Forward delivers substance misuse programmes at the prison including:
Forward's clinical services are provided by a nurse/doctor and include opiate substitution therapy (OST) and detoxification.
All service users who receive clinical interventions also receive psychosocial support and can access Forward’s low-medium intensity, non-abstinence based group workshops/programmes.
Forward’s Case Management services involve:
- Comprehensive assessment of needs
- Needs-led care planning
- Individual key working sessions
- Motivational enhancement
- Delivery of low-medium intensity psychosocial group workshops
- Relapse prevention
- Release planning
Stepping Stones is aimed at those drinking alcohol or using drugs at harmful or dependent levels.
Stepping Stones is a programme tailored to individuals looking to break the cycle of addiction.