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Improving Life Chances Implementation Group – August 2019

These notes were taken at the Improving Life Chances Implementation Group meeting on August 13, 2019.

November e-bulletin 2019

Contributing to conversations, making international connections and updating you on everything you need to know.

Policy Refocus at COPFS

Reflecting a number of recommendations made in the Thematic Review on the Prosecution of Young People in Scotland, changes have been made to the way

October e-bulletin 2019

Welcoming new faces, looking at child criminal exploitation and talking hope

Routes into secure care

Under Article 37 of the UNCRC “…no child shall be deprived of his or her liberty unlawfully or arbitrarily. The arrest, detention or imprisonment of

Bereavement and offending behaviours: a role for Early and Effective Intervention (EEI)?

‘Bereavement and offending behaviours: a role for Early and Effective Intervention (EEI)?’, written by CYCJ’s Nina Vaswani and Fern Gillon, reports on findings from a

Risk Practice: Learning and Development Opportunities

This document highlights the different training available in Scotland from CYCJ, Community Justice Scotland and the Risk Management Authority. The contents have been put into

Inclusive Justice: Co-producing Change

This guide was commissioned by Community Justice Ayrshire and written by Dr Beth Weaver, Senior Lecturer in Social Work at the University of Strathclyde, Dr

Talking Hope

This report was published by the University of Strathclyde and Centre for Youth & Criminal Justice (CYCJ), on behalf of the University of Strathclyde’s Institute for


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