Are you looking for support and information in Scotland? Families Outside is here to help.

Families Outside is the only national charity in Scotland that works solely to support the families of people affected by imprisonment. Their purpose is to improve outcomes for children and families affected by imprisonment so they can live healthy, active lives free from stigma and impediment.

To find out what support they can offer, visit their website You can also call their helpline for free on 0800 254 0088 from 09:00 – 17:00 Monday to Friday. Callers can leave a message out of hours.

You can also email them on