In Prison Research Timeline

Mt Eden Correctional Facitilty

Participant observations

April 2014 - June 2014

During mid week and weekend visiting and family days.

Mt Eden Correctional Facility

April 2014 - April 2015

Trial the semi structured interviews

April 2014 - June 2014

Recruit prison guards for interviws/focus groups

June 2014 - July 2014

Interview/focus groups with prison guards

July 2014 - August 2014

Start to recruit fathers for the interviews

July 2014 - August 2014

Interview fathers

July 2014 - December 2014

I should begin to interview as soon as fathers have given permission as it is a very transient population in a remand prison, despite trying to control for this in the criteria.

Interview children and caregivers

August 2014 - December 2014

Send out the first letters to caregivers

August 2014 - September 2014

Send out the second letter to caregivers

September 2014 - October 2014

Compete any outstanding interveiws

February 2015 - May 2015

Springhill

Springhill

February 2015 - January 2016

Participant observation

February 2015 - May 2015

Begin participant observations during visiting and family days (if they have them). It may also be useful to observe their parenting programme if they were happy for me to do so. I will need to spend more time getting familiar with Springhill as it is a totally new environment for me and I have no ? as I do at MECF.

Recruit prison guards for interviews/ focus groups

February 2015 - May 2015

Complete all interviews

February 2015 - April 2016

Begin to recruit fathers

May 2015 - July 2015

Interview/complete focus groups with prison guards

May 2015 - July 2015

Interviewing fathers

June 2015 - December 2015

Send out the first letter to caregivers

June 2015 - July 2015

Interview children and caregivers

July 2015 - January 2016

Send out the second letter to caregivers

July 2015 - August 2015

Telephone non responding caregivers

August 2015 - September 2015