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The projects we have funded through the
Youth Endowment Fund grant rounds.

West Midlands VRU
Targeted projects

West Midlands VRU

The Step Together pilot project aims to help keep children and young people safe on their journey to and from school. The project will see youth workers based along routes to school, acting as trusted adults and a point of contact. Their job is to de-escalate potential violence and to build positive relationships. The scheme launched in Erdington, seventeen other routes across the West Midlands will also open in the near future.

Funding:

£400,000

Evaluation types:

  • Pilot study

Evaluator:

London School of Economics, Ipsos MORI
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