Support for pupils who are at risk from violence, gang membership and or exploitation.
Consider referring to VERU if...
Children/young people/vulnerable adult aged 11 to25
Parents/care giver of a young person believed to be at risk or a risk to others (any age)
Serious concerns of child criminal exploitation or child sexual exploitation (gang affiliation/county lines/drugs etc.)
Not already working with a similar intervention/prevention agency (excluding local authority/police/youth offending)
Not incarcerated at the time when the referral was received (an exception is where the young person is open to the VERU prior to their sentence)