Prevention and Diversion Scoping Survey Summary – Youth Justice Board (June 2021)

Summary:  Attached is the summary from the prevention and diversion scoping survey of YOTs across England and Wales. 

 

 

Description:

In February 2021, youth offending team managers were sent a consultation survey to scope prevention and diversion work conducted by their Service as part of a project commissioned by Youth Justice Board, National Probation Service and Association of YOT Managers.

Attached is a summary report of the survey’s findings. Responses indicate the scale of this work for YOTs and the challenges faced around funding, delivery, caseloads, assessments and evaluations. The report also notes next steps for this work.

If you have any questions, please contact Katie Shoebridge or Helen Downham