Beyond Youth Custody


Exciting job opportunity to join the Beyond Youth Custody research team

29 January 2015

Beyond Youth Custody is seeking to recruit a part time Research Assistant to join our dynamic research team

Roundtable event on the resettlement of girls and young women: developing a gender-sensitive approach

27 January 2015 | Theme:

On 20 January, BYC held a roundtable to bring together the perspectives of key stakeholders, policy makers and practitioners, consider the findings of Beyond Youth Custody research into the resettlement of girls and young women and make recommendations for resettlement of this group.

A timeline of youth justice legislation, policy and practice

5 December 2014

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

Update from the Youth Justice Convention 2014

26 November 2014

Key highlights including Beyond Youth Custody’s debates and broad conclusions from the event.

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

10 November 2014 | Theme:

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

Beyond Youth Custody welcomes help for women to maintain family ties

10 November 2014 | Theme:

Beyond Youth Custody welcomes Justice Minister, Simon Hughes’s, announcement about the introduction of family engagement workers.

ADAPT makes the headlines

5 August 2014 | Theme:

Seven young adults from the ADAPT project have made a series of short films about their life experiences with the charity Headliners.

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

2 June 2014 | Theme:

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

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

Beyond Youth Custody publishes a practitioner’s guide on participatory approaches for young people in resettlement

25 April 2014 | Theme:

The Beyond Youth Custody Programme launches its latest piece of work today on participatory approaches for young people in resettlement. Participatory approaches involve young people in determining the services that are delivered to them. Participatory approaches enable young people to […]


Resettlement of young offenders: informing practice, improving outcomes