HMP / YOI Bronzefield is a women’s prison based in Ashford, Middlesex. We accommodate up to 572 women and have a varied population consisting of mothers and babies, young offenders, life and long term sentenced women, short to mid-term sentenced women, foreign nationals and women on remand.
A prison that protects communities both inside and outside our walls, our mission is to change lives for the better and we win awards for the quality of our care. We welcome positive contributions from external partners, agencies and businesses to provide opportunities for the women to aid rehabilitation and reduce reoffending.
We are a major employer for the local area, employing people from across a range of industries including nurses, teachers, prison custody officers ,administrators, chefs and facilities maintenance. HMP / YOI Bronzefield is a community within a community. Each cell is a home. Each woman requires a unique approach to her rehabilitation. So it takes a special kind of person to work with us.