Funding news

DCSF funds Youth Taskforce to tackle anti-social behaviour - Thursday 22 November 2007

58 local areas will receive funding of £12.9m over the next 3 years in the Department for Children, Schools and Families’ (DCSF) effort to challenge anti-social behaviour and to support young people.

In addition 77 local areas will receive £11.7m over the next 3 years to fund parenting practitioners to provide support to families involved in or at risk of anti-social behaviour.

The funding is intended to intervene early through supporting parents, preventing young people from getting into trouble and helping them to fulfil their potential.

To read the full article go to: http://www.wired-gov.net/wg/wg-news-1.nsf/lfi/154467 (opens new window).