Tagged: specialist youth workers


Redthread Youth Violence Intervention at St George’s

Redthread Youth Violence Intervention at St George’s

News & events| 22 Apr 2015 | Tags: Emergency Department gang violence Kings Hospital mayor initiative Redthread specialist youth workers

Hundreds of teenagers fall victim to gang-related violence every year with some becoming trapped in a cycle of violence. Two Redthread specialist youth workers will now be based in St George’s ED to help break this cycle.


St George’s to create a new specialist youth service for victims of gang-related violence

St George’s to create a new specialist youth service for victims of gang-related violence

News & events| 17 Feb 2015 | Tags: deputy mayor funding gang-related violence major trauma major trauma centre new initiative specialist youth workers

St George’s will be one of the major trauma centres (MTC) to host specialist youth workers dealing directly with young victims of gang crime, it was announced today. The youth workers will be placed in every MTC to support victims and reduce youth violence in London under the major expansion …