Beyond Youth Custody

Category: Resource

Is the justice system retraumatising vulnerable young people?

28 November 2016 | Posted in General interest Resource | Tagged with

A new report from BYC states that young people in the criminal justice system have a disproportionate amount of childhood and adolescent trauma, and draws out implications for practice

The importance of unlocking family support to help young people leaving custody

19 July 2016 | Posted in Resource | Tagged with

Beyond Youth Custody’s (BYC) new resources – ‘The role of family support in resettlement: a practitioner’s guide’ and ‘The role of family support in resettlement: a policy briefing’ – explore the important role that families can play in supporting young people who are released from custody

New briefings explore measuring ‘effectiveness’ in resettlement of young people

15 March 2016 | Posted in General interest Resource

Two complementary briefings from Beyond Youth Custody focus on measuring effectiveness specifically for stakeholders involved in the resettlement of young people

A timeline of youth justice legislation, policy and practice

5 December 2014 | Posted in General interest Resource

Beyond Youth Custody consolidates significant events in hundreds of years of youth justice in a new interactive timeline.

Care leavers and the prison system – views from those who know

10 November 2014 | Posted in Event Resource | Tagged with

Young women give their views at the Annual Care Leavers Conference.

Beyond Youth Custody launches two national surveys to inform research into resettlement of young women and girls

2 June 2014 | Posted in Resource | Tagged with

As part of our consultation work to support our research on the resettlement of girls and young women, we are conducting two national surveys, one for practiitioners and one for girls and young women.

Beyond Youth Custody launches case studies listings to showcase positive practice and young people’s stories

2 May 2014 | Posted in Resource

The Beyond Youth Custody Programme launches a case studies website area to fulfil a key strand of our research and evaluation work.

Presentations from ‘Childhood trauma and young people in the criminal justice system’ conference

1 December 2013 | Posted in Resource

Slides and speeches from Mark Liddle, Professor Sue Bailey, Professor Gwyneth Boswell and Professor Huw Williams.


Resettlement of young offenders: informing practice, improving outcomes