Targeted youth support: Rapid Evidence Assessment of effective early interventions for youth at risk of future poor outcomes

Targeted Youth Support (TYS) is an initiative aimed at vulnerable young people and involves ensuring that agencies work together to meet young people’s needs. The initiative’s rationale is that a collaborative, ‘joined-up’ approach is needed because young people may have complex and multiple needs which cannot be met by mainstream or specialist services in isolation. This report was commissioned by the Department for Children, Schools and Families (DCSF) to explore what works for young people in relation to the outcomes prioritised by the TYS initiative.

We were interested both in identifying w ... Show more

Authors: Thomas, James; Vigurs, Carol-Ann; Oliver, Kathryn; Suarez, Bettina ... [+] Show more

Corporate authors: University of London. Institute of Education. Social Science Research Unit. Evidence for Policy and Practice Information and Co-ordinating Centre (EPPI-Centre)

Published: London, England, University of London, 2008

Resource type: Report, paper or authored book

Physical description: 134 p.

Access item: Request Item from NCVER

Show more

Subjects: YouthGovernance

Keywords: Government role

Geographic subjects: EuropeGreat Britain

Download files

No attachments