Direction for Bedfordshire is a dedicated, confidential signposting service that gives free advice and guidance, offering assistance to offenders, families and friends, as well as professionals.

A resource for those wanting to move away from crime and a preventative tool for those whose socio-economic situation may lead to criminality.

If you have had or someone you know has had involvement with the Criminal Justice System or if you are vulnerable and are worried that you might offend; Direction for Bedfordshire can help you find the support you need.

Geographical area service covers


Who is the service for?

Anyone who has a criminal conviction or is at risk of offending

Referral routes into service (professionals, self)

Self referral or via a professional

Risk level you support

Other relevant information