Keeping Children Safe from Violence – Evidence and Gap Map – Youth Endowment Fund (February 2021)

 Summary: Link to the evidence and gap map and toolkit published by the Youth Endowment fund in relation to keeping children safe.


The Youth Endowment Fund have launched their Evidence and Gap Map of prevention and children- involvement in violence. The map brings together the evidence from a range of domains around what keeps children safe from involvement in violence. It gives an overview of both where the gaps are, as well as the quantity and quality of the evidence are, and where there is good amounts and/or quality of evidence already in existence.

The Youth Endowment Fund have also created a toolkit, which presents what is known about what works, making the evidence easy to access and understand. It can support and guide commissioners and practitioners on which services or approaches are most likelyto keep children safe from violence.