Serious violence strategy: Youth projects to get £11m

A new £11m Early Intervention Youth Fund will be established to support community projects that help steer young people away from violence, as part of the government’s serious violence strategy, it has been announced.

 Amber Rudd said the government will focus on and invest more in prevention and early intervention.

Home Secretary Amber Rudd is due to launch the strategy at an event in London today amid concerns about escalating levels of violence with more than 50 people dying as a result of violent attacks in the capital so far this year.

Read the full article on this link to Children and Young People Now

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