PREPARING OFFENDERS FOR A WORKING LIFE
Corrective Services Industries – CSI is a Government Business Enterprise with over 100 business units and is an organisational unit of Corrective Services NSW, which is a part of the NSW Department of Justice. CSI is a hands-on, cost effective business solution achieving major commercial and social outcomes.
CSI contracts and partners with government and private industry to provide manufacturing, assembly, food, printing and other service solutions as outlined on this website. CSI facilitates offender participation in work programs as part of a suite of offender programs and services which form an integrated program framework.
Offender work programs aim to provide a work readiness capability for offenders to enhance their opportunity to gain and retain employment upon release and to contribute to Corrective Services NSW mission of ‘reducing reoffending’. In addition the work programs have an important role in enabling offenders to provide reparation to the community.
THE KEY AIMS OF CORRECTIVE SERVICES INDUSTRIES - CSI
Contributing to the security, safety and humanity of corrections by providing meaningful work for offenders.
Advancing the economic good order of Corrective Services NSW through managing cost-effective operations based on a rigorous culture of commercial intensity.
Equipping offenders with foundation employability skills to improve their prospects for employment upon release