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An introduction to the violence reduction partnership

Working together to reduce violence, vulnerability and exploitation in the West Midlands

This is an opportunity to take a longer term approach, to deliver a safer world for the next generation. Some of the VRU’s prevention activities involve the whole community and others are focused on supporting those most likely to be affected by violence. The aim is to keep people safe and free of violence in their lives.

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Below are the main areas where the violence reduction partnership helps aid violence reduction...

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24 / 05 / 23
A £2 million project that will tackle violent crime in Coventry and Wolverhampton has launched. The new scheme, known as the Community Initiative to Reduce Violence (CIRV), is being overseen…
Read article - £2 million programme launched in Coventry and Wolverhampton to tackle violent crime
09 / 05 / 23
Books containing messages to help educate children about violence against women and girls are being written for nurseries, pre-schools and primary schools in the West Midlands. The Dog, Duck and…
Read article - Books written for primary school children aim to reduce violence
15 / 10 / 21
Read article - VRU Newsletter
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