This is an evaluation of the 'Safe on the Streets' initiative, which aimed to aid young people at risk to ensure their safety and meet their individual needs. The purpose of this evaluation is to examine the extent to which the initiative met its aims and reached its specified target groups.

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Myfanwy Franks & Gwyther Rees
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Here to listen?

Most children who run away from home do so because of neglect, abuse, family conflict or drug and alcohol misuse. Return Interviews help address problems that caused a child to go missing, reduce further instances of running and find out if a child came to harm. Return interviews are also a vital tool in disrupting abuse and sexual exploitation and providing evidence for prosecutions of the perpetrators.

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August 2013
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