Youth diversion

Young person facing a split in an arrow


  • Briefing

    The right support at the right time: Where the justice system fits in


    This briefing brings attention to the particular damaging impact that contact with the youth justice system has on the over children with Special Educational Needs and Disability, and provides practical ideas about what can be done to address this harm.


  • Briefing

    Mainstreaming Youth Diversion


    This briefing provides background to youth diversion, and summarises a discussion held with leading figures from the justice system, on how to put youth diversion on a more mainstream footing.

  • Literature review

    Disparities in youth diversion – an evidence review

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    This literature review summarises the international evidence base on racial disparities in accessing youth diversion schemes, in advance of the release of the Centre's research paper in the spring.