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My Voice Programme

A new countywide writing programme which launched in primary schools in October 2019.  Delivered by the Nottingham UNESCO City of Literature with the aim to develop tools for positive self expression.

Interventions for Children Exposed to Domestic Violence

Juno Women's Aid will deliver a six month pilot of one to one and group work response to young people who have been exposed to domestic violence (DV) knife crime through their Young Voices and Stronger Families Programme

Choices Project

Three 'Choices' projects are anticipated to be delivered within schools and alternative provisions for a select group of young men in Nottinghamshire identified as vulnerable to gang involvement, knife crime and associated abuse.

Mentors in Violence Prevention

The VRU aims to build on success of the Mentors in Violence Prevention (MVP) Programme that the VRU Scotland rolled out across 100 schools.

Prisoner Interventions

This programme aims to address the issues of knife and violent crime in young people by working with a cohort of young men aged 18-25 both within custody, at HMP Nottingham and in the community

Social Media Campaign

The VRU have commissioned a media group to run a social media awareness campaign.  The ongoing strategy and messaging will be co-produced with young people aged 15-25 years.

COMING SOON:  Custody Diversion Programme

The VRU have commissioned a media group to run a social media awareness campaign.  The ongoing strategy and messaging will be co-produced with young people aged 15-25 years.

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