It was great to meet with the team working at Kings Arms in Petersfield – taking appropriate COVID precautions.
Providing support for young people is a crucial part of making stronger and safer communities. The team provided a terrific briefing on the current challenges they face.
With direct train access to London, young people are lured into county lines and risk being trapped in a cycle of criminality that ruins lives. We talked about their work with teenagers who need help diverting away from crime. Working with the police, schools and others in the community, the dedicated team here are changing young people’s lives.