This report is the final evaluation by the University of Liverpool of the Youth Justice Liaison and Diversion (YJLD) pilot scheme.
The Youth Justice Liaison and Diversion (YJLD) pilot scheme was developed in 2008 to:
enhance health provision within the youth justice system
facilitate help, at the earliest opportunity after they enter the youth justice system, for children and young people with:
- mental health and developmental problems
- speech and communication difficulties, learning disabilities
- other similar vulnerabilities