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South Island Network

Members of the South Island Network include Corrections staff and volunteers, Community Corrections staff, prisoners, artists and writers, community art organisations, academics, and people in the wider community interested in arts and social justice.  

Please contact Milly Hampton, Advisory Programmes Assistant, Arts Access Aotearoa for more information about the network or to get in touch with one of its members (E:

Prisons and Volunteer Co-ordinators


Christchurch Men's Prison

Contact: Volunteer Co-ordinator, Jen Hardy
M: 03 345 6443 / 021 768 087 E: 

I work from multiple sites so emails are the best way to contact me.

Rolleston Prison

Contact: Volunteer Co-ordinator, Mary Stretch

M: 03 363 7118 ext 74318 E: 

Otago and Southland

Otago Corrections Facility

Contact: Volunteer Co-ordinator, Moana Wahanui
M: 03 479 3222 E: 

Invercargill Prison

Contact: Volunteer Co-ordinator, Jane King 

M: 03 211 3400 ext 73495 E: 






Chris Ulutupu
CHRIS ULUTUPU: Chris is Arts in Corrections Advisor , Arts Access Aotearoa (T: 04 802 4349 E: Chris works from Monday to Wednesday. More about Chris

Regional networks

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Lower North Island Network

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