The following resources complement the Guidance by summarising key actions and providing materials to support schools and settings in communicating with young people in youth justice and their families and carers.

Checklists – Summarising key actions

Additional locked communication materials for regions and area teams

Training pack for learning mentors

Becoming a Learning Mentor and making a difference for a young person in youth justice (PDF)External Link

Online conversation series

A series of online conversations have been developed to support schools and teachers to build their understanding of the youth justice system and experiences of young people.

Featuring representatives from across Youth Justice, the Children’s Court Youth Diversion Service, Victoria Police, the Department of Education and Training’s Parkville College, the Grange P-12, the Education Justice Initiative and Youth Justice Pathway Coordinators, the Online Conversation Series outlines successful strategies and programs to support youth justice involved young people.

The videos can be accessed at:

Resources for the Youth Justice — Additional Support for Young People policy

Reviewed 04 February 2022

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