Young People's Services
Respect provides a number of resources for professionals working with young people who use violence in close relationships:
- A toolkit for professionals working with young people using violence in close relationship. This was launched 2011 after being piloted in five diverse projects.
- Biannual Young People’s Service Practitioner Seminars which provide the opportunity to hear about the latest research, new developments in the sector and to network with other professionals.
- Respect Young People Programme for 11-14 years using abusive behaviour towards a parent. This currently being piloted across 7 services in the North West and North East of England.
Evaluation of the pilot of the tool kit
To contribute to the development of the Respect tool kit for working with young people using abusive behaviour in close relationships, we undertook an evaluation of the 5 pilot services, to read the summary of the evaluation please click here. To read the full evaluation click here.
Directory of services for young people
We are also compiling a national directory to enable our helpline staff to identify local services for those in need. If you are aware of a local service please let us know. If you think your service may be relevant please download the form from here.