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Martin Wright: A restorative blueprint for justice

Former Howard League director, calls on new government to transform criminal justice system

Martin Wright was once a prison visitor, and later became director of the… 997 more words


Introduce Alcohol Advice into Victim Services

My one idea is to introduce empathetic, evidence-based advice on alcohol into victim services. Alcohol intoxication is such an important driver of victimisation. In the past it’s been thought that this might stigmatise victims or even imply that they are to blame for their plight. 60 more words

Victim Support

What the Fun Fact Wednesday!

Check out this article. Click here. Then join the discussion and let us know what you think in a comment.

  1. What are some resources you can call if you are ever sexually assaulted?
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Sexual Assault Education

Talk it out Tuesday!

April is Sexual Assault Awareness month. It is good to know what to do if sexual assault happens to you whether on campus or off campus. 547 more words

Sexual Assault Education

What the Fun Fact Wednesday!

It can be hard to know what to say or what to do when a friend tells you that they have been sexually assaulted. Here are some videos that show some ways that you can support your friend. 48 more words

Sexual Assault Education

Talk It Out Tuesday!

Some conversations are more difficult than others. There are times when you just do not know what to say or do. You want to fix their problem, but you do not know how. 171 more words

Sexual Assault Education

Your Life You Choose

On Thursday 26th March 2015 an initiative called Your Life You Choose visited Kingsbury High School to deliver a programme to Year 7 students.

The multi-agency initiative is aimed at deterring young people from a life of crime by making them aware of the consequences; it draws on the knowledge, expertise and experiences of Magistrates, the Metropolitan Police Service, Victim Support, Her Majesty’s Prison Service and ex-offenders from Directions Project UK. 502 more words

Kingsbury High School