Scottish Borders Community Justice Outcomes Improvement Plan Consultation

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Closes 22 Mar 2020

Introduction

Our new plan must include the seven National Outcomes that have been identified by the Scottish Government:

  1. Communities improve their understanding and participation in community justice
  2. Partners plan and deliver services in a more strategic and collaborative way
  3. People have better access to the services they require, including welfare, health and wellbeing, housing and employabilty
  4. Effective interventions are delivered to prevent and reduce the risk of further offending
  5. Life chances are improved through needs, including health, financial inclusion, housing and safety being developed
  6. People develop positive relationships and more opportunities to participate and contribute through education employment and leisure activities
  7. Individual's resilience and capacity for change and self-management are enhanced

Achieving these outcomes is expected to:

  1. Result in fewer victims of crime
  2. Reduce further offending
  3. Support prevention