Welcome to the Devon and Cornwall Police website for professionals working with children and young people
03/10/2022: Attachment Theory In Probation Practice
Attachment theory can contribute to work with people on probation in conceptualising the supervisory relationship, and in understanding offending, risk and relationships.
03/10/2022: Around 2.6 million young people used an illegal drug in past year, charity finds
According to youth charity The Mix, there has been a 75% increase since last year in young people using substances to help them with life’s problems, with one in five users doing just that.
02/10/2022: Third of primary school teachers ‘struggling to buy food’ as cost of living crisis sparks fears for education
A third of primary school teachers are struggling to afford food as a result of the cost of living crisis, sparking concerns for children’s education. In a poll shared exclusively with The . . .
10/10/2022: #Hello Yellow
This World Mental Health Day, thousands across the country are coming together to say #HelloYellow. Join us on 10 October to show young people that. . .
19/10/2022: Youth Mental Health First Aid
Youth Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) courses are for everyone who works with, lives with or supports young people aged 8-18. They will teach you the. . .
Manadon Sports & Community Hub, Plymouth £120
SafeTALK is a half-day alertness training that prepares anyone over the age of 16, regardless of prior experience or training, to become a. . .
The Beacon, Plymouth From £30.00
The Good Childhood Report 2022
“Our Good Childhood Report 2022 shows that children’s happiness continues to decline. Young people are on average less happy with their life as a. . . (26/09/2022)
The identification of safety concerns relating to children (The identification of safety concerns relating to children)
A key objective for those delivering youth offending services is to keep children and other people safe, which sits alongside and supports the. . . (23/09/2022)
Design brief: A new vision of support for care-experienced young adults
During National Care Leavers’ Week 2021, we launched a new group project – Sky’s the Limit – to redesign ‘leaving care’ and offer a fresh and. . . (22/09/2022)
Let’s Talk Teenagers
Let’s Talk Teenagers is a series of online support sessions and an opportunity for parents and carers of teenagers and pre-teens to hear about the. . .
The London Resettlement Partnership (LRP) is a new, innovative and joint approach committed to improving the resettlement experience for children. Our. . .
Foster Support UK
We provide industry-leading independent advice to foster carers to support them to provide outstanding care caring for vulnerable children and young. . .