Remember Veterans: new Armed Forces Covenant funded project for YSS

YSS  are delighted to announce  “Remember Veterans”, a two year project funded through the Armed Forces Covenant, led by the West Mercia Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner (OPCC). YSS is a key delivery partner alongside Ubique Partnerships and the Veterans Contact Point.

Remember Veterans will focus on addressing the key recommendation identified in the Stephen Phillips QC review “Former Members of the Armed Forces within the Criminal Justice System (November 2014).

armed forces covenant white back groundThe project also aims to support three sets of Beneficiaries:

  • Offenders who are Veterans
  • Victims of crimes committed by Veterans
  • Frontline Practitioners, Professionals and Volunteers

YSS will work strategically to develop robust identification processes for veterans at each stage of the criminal justice system. There will be a focus on developing an exemplar model of joined up strategy to improve the existing service delivery being accessed by veterans.

West Mercia Police and Crime Commissioner

 

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