Advice and Guidance to Parents and Carers About Serious Youth Violence, Knife Crime and Gangs and Leaflet – Westminster Youth Justice Service (October 2023)

Published: 28/11/2023

Summary Westminster youth justice service have shared their guidance and advice booklet and short leaflet created for parents to support understanding and having positive conversations with their child around serious violence, knife crime and gangs.  Description Westminster youth justice service have developed advice and guidance to parents and carers about serious youth violence, knife crime…
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Good Practice Guidance on Certificates for Assigned Advocates in the Youth Court – Youth Justice: Quality of Advocacy Working Group (November 2023)

Published: 23/11/2023

Summary Youth Justice: Quality of Advocacy Working Group have published a short guidance for magistrates or District Judges on how to determine applications for certificate for assigned advocate in youth court. Description Youth Justice: Quality of Advocacy Working Group have published good practice guidance on Certificates for Assigned Advocates in the youth court, supported and…
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Guidance: Forced Marriage Resource Pack – Home Office (February 2023)

Published: 02/04/2023

Summary Access to guidance produced by the Home Office for professionals working with children (and adults) to help ensure that effective support is available to victims of forced marriage. Description The Home Office has published ‘Guidance: Forced Marriage Resource Pack’ (February 2023), which is an in-depth resource designed to highlight examples of best practice and…
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My Brain is Autistic Guide for Children – NeuroClastic (September 2022)

Published: 24/11/2022

Summary: NeuroClastic have provided a story to help children and adults to understand how autistic brains are different from most brain . Description: The NeuroClastic website focuses on a collective of Autistic people who are responsive to the evolving needs and trajectory of the Autistic community.  They have produced My Brain is Autistic easy to read…
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Electronic Monitoring Operational Framework: A Reference Guide – HM Prison and Probation (October 2022)

Published: 03/11/2022

Summary: HM Prison and Probation have published the electronic monitoring operation framework, which identifies the current availability of the range of electronic monitoring disposals, referral and enforcement processes and a provides a practical guide to tags and supporting structures. Description: HM Prison and Probation have published the electronic monitoring operation framework.  This document is intended…
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A Guide to Child First – Youth Justice Board for England and Wales (October 2022)

Published: 19/10/2022

Summary: Access to the Youth Justice Board for England and Wales guide to child first. Description: The Youth Justice Board for England and Wales has published a guide to Child First (October 2022). The guide is aimed at those working with children in the youth justice system to support embedding Child First principles into all aspects…
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Guidelines on the Cautioning and Charging of Knife Crime Offences – National Police Chiefs’ Council and Crown Prosecution Service (2022)

Published: 05/10/2022

Summary: The College of Policing have published updated guidance on cautioning and charging of knife crime offences, which should be used to shape police response and Crown Prosecution Service decision making in offences related to knife crime, including those committed by children. Description: The College of Policing have published guidelines on the cautioning and charging…
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Supporting Children on their Journey: Constructive Resettlement Guidance Document – South and West Yorkshire Resettlement Consortium (March 2022)

Published: 20/05/2022

Summary The South and West Yorkshire Resettlement Consortium have developed and shared a guidance document with associated templates and resources to support children on their resettlement journey from pre- to post-custody. Description The South and West Yorkshire Resettlement Consortium have shared their supporting children on their resettlement journey: a guidance document, produced as part of…
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Various Resources and Guides for Supporting Children Around Sexting and Indecent Images (Updated November 2022)

Published: 11/03/2022

Summary A collection of guides from NSPCC and Home Office to support children in ensuring they understand the law and impact around sexting and indecent /wp-content/uploads/media. Description Below are two resources that can be used with children, aimed at supporting them to understand the law and impact around sexting and indecent /wp-content/uploads/media. How to talk…
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Reducing School Exclusions in Merseyside: Delivering Violence Reduction Learning and Guidance – Merseyside Violence Reduction Partnership (December 2021)

Published: 10/02/2022

Summary Merseyside Violence Reduction Partnership have shared two guides to support reducing school exclusions. Description In light of the many potential inputs and resources available to schools in Merseyside the Violence Reduction Partnership, in consultation with local authority leads, schools and organisations working in this field of work and from other key stakeholders they have…
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