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Scottish Detainee Visitors

Scottish Detainee Visitors is a small charity, based in Glasgow, that supports people affected by detention in Scotland and influences policy on detention.  They provide a visiting service to people detained by the immigration service in Dungavel detention centre; run a Life After Detention project providing peer support, casework and a space for creative activity for people who have experienced detention, and they conduct policy and awareness-raising work. They are the only organisation in Scotland with a specific focus on detention.