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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 reduce the risk of juvenile crime by using creative methods and reinforcing schools’ and other educational organizations’ ability to solve problems through developing adolescents’ social and psychological skills.
  • Lithuania
  • Drugs/alcohol
  • Other violence
  • Youth crime
  • Initiatives
  • ECPA
  • Youth
  • Offenders
  • 2011
In 2011, the Project “Fan gandirefresh” started as part of Crime Prevention Strategy at the level of the capital of Romania, under the direct coordination of the Prefect of Bucharest.
  • Romania
  • Cybercrime
  • Youth crime
  • Initiatives
  • Youth
  • Offenders
  • 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