Youth Justice Strategy for Wales: Children and Young People First

Youth Justice Strategy for Wales: Children and Young People First

Youth Justice Strategy for Wales: Children and Young People First is aimed at all agencies involved in youth justice services in Wales and covers the following:

  • intervening early to stop criminal behaviour
  • working to prevent crime and criminal behaviour
  • diverting young people from crime into other activities

It includes specific recommendations in relation to education, training and employment, mental health, substance misuse, housing and social care.
It is available in English and Welsh, as well as in versions for young people.