Description of Programme: basic money management skills to bring about a change in mindset and the development of good spending habits and home budgeting skills.
Participants: soon to be released inmates
Venue: Changi Prison Cluster B
Current class size: ±30 soon to be released inmates
Sessions: 3 classes per module
We need UWAS members to help fund and/or volunteer as trainers & assistant trainers
Classes based on the newly updated materials started in May 2016. Three runs have been conducted thus far using the newly updated materials. Each of the three sessions sees almost full attendance. The average attendance is 32 each time.
The program has received highly positive feedback from the inmates as well as the prison officers and may be expanded to include inmates from other prison clusters.