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The Waltham Forest Gangs Prevention Programme (GPP)

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Council Chambers

Walthamstow Town Hall

Forest Road

London

E17 4JF

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*** THIS SESSION IS ONLY OPEN TO THOSE WHO WORK WITH INDIVIDUALS AND/OR FAMILIES LIVING IN WALTHAM FOREST ***

The presentation gives an overview of the gangs prevention programme in Waltham Forest , including our public health approach to tackling serious youth violence.

We will cover the definition of a gang, and highlight some of the risks and vulnerabilities of young people that are being exploited by gangs including issues surrounding County Lines, Social media and Child Criminal Exploitation and Child Sexual Exploitation of young people. The presentation will then look at current gangs in the borough and gang tensions, as well as the work of the Violence Reduction Partnership in the borough and services in place to support families.

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