Direction for Bedfordshire is a dedicated, confidential service that gives you free advice, guidance and the help you need – whether you’re an offender or know someone who has criminal convictions.

Direction for Bedfordshire is the way forward and is here to help offenders, families & friends as well as professionals.

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

Bedfordshire/ Luton

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

You can speak to Direction for Bedfordshire by calling, emailing or filling out an online form

Direction for Bedfordshire can help you find support for many issues including:

  • Families & relationships
  • Addictions
  • Employment
  • Finances
  • Health & Wellbeing
  • Housing
  • Services for women