Volunteer Prison Visitors(VPV)
We, VPV, provide various rehabilitative support such as personal counseling orconsultation and educational guidance based upon our expertise and experiencewith inmates including juveniles upon requests.
We receive a commission from the Ministry of Justice to visit correctionalfacilities for the purpose of supporting their successful reintegration into society.
The association consists of teachers and licensed lawyers, religious leaders,masters of Japanese traditional arts (Japanese tea ceremony, Flowerarrangement, etc.), with approximately 1,500 VPV members across Japan.