Tipping Point: Gang Exit Strategies
Time & Location
About the Event
An interactive online webinar that will enable professionals to explore both the insights and develop the skills required to support young people’s desistance from street gangs.
Date: Friday 30th April 2021
Time: 11am – 1pm
Venue: Online via Teams (link will be sent closer to the time of event)
Booking: Please book using the form below
Cost: This course if FREE to Professionals and Volunteers working with young people in Enfield and Haringey, funded by the Mayor of London’s Young Londoners Fund.
Delegates will take part in a thought provoking discussion on gang exit strategies, as well as having the opportunity to raise their own concerns related to their practice.
The training aims to enable learners to:
Understand a range of different theoretical concepts around desistance.
– Identify some of challenges faced by young people on the periphery or of those directly involved street gangs.
– Explore the role of young women, the differences and the challenges they face in exiting street gangs.
– Examine the concept of ‘phasing out’ and how to apply this when engaging young people at different levels of gang membership.
– Identify available support and resources for young people in your area.