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Youth Justice Board for England and Wales (YJB)
Youth offending teams work with young people that get into trouble with the law, are arrested, or taken to court, and help them stay away from crime.
The home of Youth Justice Board for England and Wales on GOV.UK.
Why young people are sent to custody, what it's like, visiting, advice and support
People under 18 who are sentenced to custody are sent to secure centres…
The young person is interviewed by the reception officer as soon as they…
Time in custody is spent: in lessons learning skills to get a job or to…
You must arrange your visit first. Contact the secure centre to find out…
For advice or support, a young person can speak to a member of staff, for…
Advocacy services are run by children’s charities and are confidential. A…
The Howard League might be able to offer legal advice and help to people…
Contact details for youth offending teams in England and Wales.
Parents can get in trouble with the law if their child gets arrested - find out about parenting programmes, Parenting Contracts and Parenting Orders
Youth crime prevention programmes - how young people are put on a programme, what they're like, mentoring and involving parents and families.
These standards define the minimum expectation for all agencies that provide statutory services to ensure good outcomes for children in the youth justice system.
Contact details for youth offending teams in London.
Youth justice annual statistics for 2018 to 2019 for England and Wales.
A framework for youth offending teams (YOTs) to consider when developing plans for transitioning towards recovery following the COVID-19 pandemic.
We are a non-departmental public body responsible for overseeing the youth justice system in England and Wales.
Keith Fraser reflects on his first 100 days as Chair of the Youth Justice Board and sets out his priorities for his three-year tenure.
This guide is for youth justice professionals who are managing appropriate adults and appropriate adult services.
Contact details for youth offending teams in North West in England.
Guidance on how to deal with children on referral orders.
Contact details for youth offending teams in the Midlands.
Contact details for youth offending teams in the East and South East England.
Guidance for youth offending team practitioners and managers on how to work with children in the youth justice system.
Contact details for youth offending teams in North East, Cumbria, Yorkshire & Humberside in England.
Youth justice statistics.
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