We have a small team that operates across the whole county.  The volatile, uncertain, complex and ambiguous (VUCA) nature of violence necessitates a response that covers the breadth of the World Health Organisation ecological model as well as across the whole spectrum of risk.

The small core team and VUCA nature of violence prevention means that internal areas of focus must be defined. Our areas of focus for the next three years are:

  • Diversion – which is a key priority for all of our partners
  • Trauma and domestic abuse – we need to address these major causes of later involvement in violence (as a victim or perpetrator)
  • Trust – a key priority for our communities and all partners

This video explains in more detail what the key three areas of focus are,