What do we do?

What we offer volunteers

  • Structured support and supervision
  • A challenging and rewarding work environment
  • Personal development
  • Training Programmes
  • Reimbursement of ‘out of pocket’ expenses

Support for Offenders

  • Our ‘Through the Gate’ Volunteer Key Worker scheme
  • The opportunity to say ‘sorry’ and to make amends through our Restorative Justice programme
  • Provide a gateway into work through training and volunteering opportunities

Our aims and objectives

  • To offer a volunteer based service supporting people leaving prison and returning to the community
  • Enable people to make positive life choices and build positive futures within their local communities
  • Contribute towards reducing re-offending and promoting social and financial inclusion, as well as helping to promote safer communities for everyone

Volunteer Opportunities


“My Volunteer Key Worker was really polite and did what she could. I would like to use them (Sussex Pathways) again in the future if need be”

Service User

( Sussex Pathways )

“The best thing going for Sussex Pathways is the support and supervision”

Volunteer Key Worker

( Sussex Pathways )

“Volunteering with Sussex Pathways gave me professional experience in an area of work in which I was very interested in, and led me to my current job, a junior administrator for a charity fundraising company”

Volunteer Training Administrator

( Sussex Pathways )

“Really nice to have someone to talk to. I am much more aware of myself since having a Volunteer Key Worker.”

Service User

( Sussex Pathways )

“Volunteering helped me believe more in myself. I gained confidence. I always felt reassured that I had capabilities to take elsewhere”


( Sussex Pathways )

Our supporters