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Protection of Vulnerable Groups and the Disclosure of Criminal Information Consultation: A joint CYCJ and Improving Life Chances Implementation Group response

We are pleased to respond to the Protection of Vulnerable Groups and the Disclosure of Criminal Information Consultation. At the outset, it should be acknowledged

National Youth Justice Conference 2018

This Information Sheet highlights learning points from each of the seven workshops run at the National Youth Justice Conference held on June 20 and 21, 2018.  

National Youth Justice Conference 2018

This popular event brought delegates together at Stirling University on June 20 and 21 for two days of speakers and workshops, and the chance to

Age of Criminal Responsibility (Scotland) Bill – CYCJ’s response

The Age of Criminal Responsibility (Scotland) Bill was introduced in the Scottish Parliament on 13 March 2018. The main purpose of the Bill is to

Grey cells and prison cells: Meeting the neurodevelopmental and cognitive needs of vulnerable young people

In this report, Sean and James, CYCJ’s work placements, present the findings from the Grey Cells and Prison Cells Event evaluation forms.

WSA Implementation Group Note 20/3/18

These notes were taken at the WSA Implementation Group meeting on March 20, 2018.

June E-bulletin 2018

In this month’s e-bulletin we’re thinking creatively, looking at the debate around disclosure and the practice of restorative justice.

The role of creative practice to support young people at risk of offending

In this month’s information sheet, Ross Gibson discusses the increasing need for youth justice practitioners to think and work creatively in an environment of ever

Considering a Restorative Approach for Statutory Criminal Justice Social Work in Edinburgh

The City of Edinburgh Council Criminal Justice Social Work (CJSW) service views restorative justice as an opportunity to improve service provision to both those convicted


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