Statement on Feltham Young Offenders Institute

Statement on Feltham Young Offenders Institute

Published: Wednesday, 24th July 2019

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Cllr Steve Curran, Leader of Hounslow Council said: “We are extremely sorry to hear of the serious issues at Feltham’s Young Offenders Institute (YOI)”.

“The Council has been in contact with the Governor who is putting in place a series of measures to address these concerns. We have offered our support to the Governor and her team to help them improve and resolve the matters raised in this inspection”.

Hannah Miller, Chair of the Hounslow Safeguarding Children’s Board, said: “Hounslow Council and Hounslow Safeguarding Children’s Board (HSCB) work with Feltham YOI to support them to improve the safeguarding and welfare of young people. We will continue to work in partnership with Feltham YOI to review their effectiveness and compliance in protecting children in line with legislation and statutory procedures and ensure that improvements are delivered and sustained’’.

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