Positive Engagement Against Knives programme going from strength to strength
- Six-week programme offered to selected Year 7 and 8 students
- First Aid one of many themes covered
- Major improvement in behaviour and attitude to learning of pupils
The Huddersfield Town Foundation has teamed up with the Kirklees Police Youth Intervention Team to work within Kirklees high schools in targeting the most at-risk young people.
The Town Foundation has launched the PEAK (Positive Engagement Against Knifes) project as part of their ‘Get Onside’ programme of delivery.
The PEAK project aims to help reduce knife crime and have a positive impact on young people at risk of carrying a knife and committing crime, through early interventions.