Info Sheet 65: Health provision for young people aged under 18 in and leaving SPS custody

It is widely recognised that there is a cyclical link between inequality, offending, being a victim and poor health. However, a period of detention in custody can present an opportunity to address the health and wellbeing of a particularly marginalised group of people. In this Info Sheet, Debbie Nolan discusses available health provision for young people in and leaving SPS custody, and barriers to continuity.

Please note, this Information Sheet was updated in January 2018.

Download Information Sheet 65

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University of Strathclyde
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