Beyond Youth Custody


News from Beyond Youth Custody May 2018: The Final Edition

22 May 2018

We’re now at the end of the six-year Beyond Youth Custody (BYC) partnership and we’d like to say thank you to all those reading this for your support of BYC.

Beyond Youth Custody Legacy Video

20 May 2018

The Beyond Youth Custody legacy video is a resource designed for practitioners, policymakers, researchers and service providers. The video outlines key learnings from the six years of the Beyond Youth Custody (BYC) programme, with a focus on our final publication ‘Now all I care about is my future: supporting the shift’

Parliamentary Conference 2018: Embedding BYC’s legacy

20 April 2018

On Monday 16 April 2018, BYC hosted a conference at Portcullis House in Parliament to celebrate the successes of the six years of the programme and to consider how BYC’s research on effective resettlement can be adopted by various services across social work, justice, health and housing to improve outcomes for young people.

Working together to make Beyond Youth Custody’s research count

28 March 2018 | Theme:

On Thursday 22 March 2018, BYC co-hosted a conference in London on the improvement of policy and practice in the effective resettlement of young people, in partnership with Making Research Count at the University of Bedfordshire and King’s College London.

“Young people should be involved right from the beginning” – Meaningful participation in youth justice services

8 March 2018

On 27 February, Beyond Youth Custody and the Clinks Service User Network brought together staff and young experts from Peer Power and Everton in the Community – along with a diverse range of stakeholders for an effective practice sharing workshop on involving young people in justice services.

Practitioner event – Involving Young People in Youth Justice Services

5 January 2018 | Theme:

Clinks’ Service User Involvement Managers’ Network, in partnership with BYC, Peer Power and Everton in the Community, are holding a workshop about effective youth participation and engagement.

News from Beyond Youth Custody – December 2017

15 December 2017

Read BYC’s December newsletter that updates on recent work, publications and events and highlights opportunities to get involved in the future.

Reflecting on the Youth Justice Convention 2017

27 November 2017

The 21 and 22 November 2017 marked the 17th annual Youth Justice Convention (YJC17), which gathered more than 500 youth justice professionals to the King Power Stadium in Leicester.

New report from Beyond Youth Custody

20 November 2017

Today Beyond Youth Custody releases a new report that proposes a framework for the effective resettlement of young people leaving custody.

Beyond Youth Custody’s learning presented to an international audience

27 October 2017

BYC represents the UK at the International Corrections & Prisons Association (ICPA) annual conference.


Resettlement of young offenders: informing practice, improving outcomes