The Youth Custody Service (YCS) protocol for the placement of Welsh young people into secure accommodation.
The Youth Custody Service protocol for the placement of Welsh young people into secure accommodation
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It covers the YCS commitment to place young people in accommodation which is most appropriate for their individual needs, particularly in order to support resettlement and reduce reoffending.
It also describes:
- the types of custodial establishment available
- the placement process
- the role of the youth justice system
It should be read with:
Published: 23 July 2015