Saturday, June 24, 2017

Youth Justice

The Youth Coalition undertakes advocacy and representation work relating to a range of youth justice issues; including legal education, young people's access to legal information, advice and support; young people's engagement with police; and young people's engagement with the Justice system in the ACT. The Youth Coalition provides advocacy and representation in a range of cross-sectoral forums, submissions, committees and other activities, which is based upon the policy positions and commitments outlined in the Youth Coalition Policy Platform on Justice.

Click here to view the Youth Coalition's Policy Platform on Young People and the Law.

In addition, the Youth Coalition participates in a number of committees and groups that relate specifically to youth justice and the law, including:

  • Crime Prevention and Community Safety Forum;
  • Community Integration Governance Group;
  • Support to the Youth Law Centre.