Duke of Edinburgh Award – Darlington Youth Offending Service (November 2021)


Darlington Youth Offending Service have shared details on their experience, implementation and delivery of becoming a provider of the Duke of Edinburgh Award. 


Darlington youth offending service have become a provider of the Duke of Edinburgh (DofE) Award. The decision was made in order to address the issues facing children around lack of education and training opportunities as a result of their offense and/or being out of education for long periods of time.

The Darlington youth offending service practice example – DofE Award document provides detail on the background of the service, implementation and delivery, case examples, lessons learned, practice evaluations, future development and contacts for further information.


Youth justice service: Darlington Youth Offending Service
Name:Leanne Hopper