Youth justice

This section contains practitioner guidance for all those working for or with youth justice services.

Content is split into practice areas, and will be of particular relevance to:

  • youth offending teams
  • staff working within the secure estate for children and young people
  • volunteers within the youth justice system

Examples of effective practice

The YJB welcomes the submission of youth justice-related effective practice resources from YOTs, secure establishments and the private and voluntary/community sectors.

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