When we think of the teenage years we probably don’t usually think of neglect.
But here’s the truth of it…
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David Lammy MP has published his independent review into the treatment of, and outcomes for, Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic individuals in the Criminal Justice System.
More info here.
This month, the Children’s Commissioner for Wales published her report into a consultation with children about bullying.
The report is called, “Sam’s Story” and contains the views of 2000 children.
In November 2016 the Children’s Society published its Troubled Teens report (I missed it back then! :0)
It’s the result of a study into the causes, extent and impact of neglect for teenagers.
I’ll be summarising the report in a blog post shortly, but in the meantime you can download it yourself here.
The NSPCC have published their annual statistical report into child protection – How Safe Are Our Children? 2017
I love this report – it’s a brilliant source of information, as well as giving the broad UK-wide picture of where things stand in child protection.
Today the Welsh Government published the evaluation of the Enhanced Case Management approach.
This is the application of our Trauma Recovery Model to the complex Youth Justice cases.
To get the full details from the Welsh Government website click here.
The Young People Count report was published by the Partnership for Young London in December.
It’s a great source of data on young people.
See the full report here.
On Wednesday this week, Julie Rix published an article in The Guardian about the Enhanced Case Management approach to complex cases in Youth Justice.
The approach is underpinned by and applies our Trauma Recovery Model (TRM) to help young people engage with interventions and deal with their pasts.
Get training information on the TRM here.
Public Health Wales has produced some fantastic research into the effects of adverse childhood experiences (ACEs).
This stuff sits really well alongside our work on the Trauma Recovery Model.
This week the Youth Justice Board published it’s annual stats report.
There’s good news again – fewer kids in prison, and fewer in the system generally.
But we still have a re-offending rate of 37.9% – pretty much the same as last year (and still a good bit higher than it was 10 years ago!)
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