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Youth Diversion Scheme/YDS (PSNI) – Lisburn

Contact Information

15 Barrack Street, Lisburn,
BT28 1TJ View Location on Map >
Telephone Number
101/ 084 5600 8000
Email Address
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Please contact our office for more information using the telephone number given in this profile.

Other Information

Facilities Information

Main Services Provided

The PSNI Youth Diversion Scheme (YDS) is devised to identify children and young at risk in terms of safety or well being or at risk of becoming involved in offending or anti-social behaviour and providing an effective, equitable response to their needs. Dedicated youth diversion officers are available to provide assistance regarding potential intervention/support programmes appropriate to the young persons and family needs. They also assist navigating the child/young person and their parent guardian through the Criminal Justice System and the options available to them

Organisation Type
  • Statutory
Main Age Groups
  • 0-4 years
  • 5-11 years
  • 12-16 years
  • 17-18 years
  • 19-25 years
Method of Access (Referral)
  • Self
  • Social Worker
  • Self or third party
Family Support Services Categories
  • Support to Young Offenders
Main Category of Services
  • Leisure/Youth Service
  • Youth Diversion Scheme

Areas covered

  • Lisburn


Youth Diversion Scheme/YDS (PSNI) – Lisburn

  • Youth Diversion Scheme/YDS (PSNI) – Lisburn