5 results
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
Involvement of volunteers in supporting the Police in prevention activities, information activities and ensuring safety at events organised by the city and at water bodies.
  • Poland
  • Youth crime
  • Initiatives
  • Youth
  • Campaign
  • Victims
  • 2017
The project focuses on crime prevention of children and young people, and it uses new types of prevention programmes such as canistherapy, bibliotherapy, gestalt pedagogy, graphology and martial arts.
  • Slovakia
  • Youth crime
  • Initiatives
  • ECPA
  • Youth
  • Offenders
  • 2012
The main purpose of the project is to significantly decrease cases of risk behaviour of our clients which can be solved mostly by outdoor social work (including streetwork) directly in the socially disadvantaged community followed by low-threshold treatment, preventive activities at schools in the form of experiential learning, communication of positive patterns, indicated (tertiary) prevention among individuals with different levels of deterioration of peception of accepted social norms or who possibly already committed a criminal offense.
  • Slovakia
  • Youth crime
  • Initiatives
  • Youth
  • Offenders
  • 2016