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Icehearts is not considered as a diversion from or alternative to time spend in criminal activity. Rather, sport is used as a means of establishing relationships with at-risk children and their families. The programme also aims at preventing circumstances that would lead to the taking of the child into custody by the child welfare authorities. Other objectives are to decrease inequality, prevent truancy and drop-outs, help ensure a peaceful and orderly school environment.
  • Finland
  • Youth crime
  • Initiatives
  • ECPA
  • Youth
  • Offenders
  • 2011
This project aims to prevent crime and incivilities amongst students and in school surroundings. Crime investigation units and proximity policing teams of Portuguese Public Security aim to tackle anti-social behaviour and crime suspects and thereby help to improve school community safety.
  • Portugal
  • Drugs/alcohol
  • Other OPC
  • Initiatives
  • ECPA
  • Youth
  • Offenders
  • 2005
This youth engagement scheme, developed by the London Fire Brigade, aims to tackle fire-related anti-social behaviour amongst young people (e.g. fire setting and hoax calls) and thereby help to improve community safety.
  • United Kingdom
  • General crime prevention
  • Youth crime
  • Initiatives
  • ECPA
  • Youth
  • Training
  • Offenders
  • 2005
The Charlton Athletic Social Inclusion Programme offered young people a chance to get involved in something fun and positive, whilst spending time with young people from other communities and backgrounds.
  • United Kingdom
  • Youth crime
  • Initiatives
  • ECPA
  • Youth
  • Offenders
  • 2011
As a result of the success of STRESAVIORA I (2013-2015), local, regional, national and European experts expressed the need for wider implementation of the resilience training tools across Europe to provide broader knowledge to frontline workers and practitioners working with young people and parents.
  • Belgium
  • Drugs/alcohol
  • Initiatives
  • Youth
  • Offenders
  • 2016