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Safe home and community

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Local organisations working together to reduce crime.
Substance misuse affects individuals, families and communities throughout Wales.

Community Safety Partnerships (CSPs) facilitate key services to protect children and young people from crime and the effects of criminal behaviour.

Core Aim 6

Core Aim 6 states that all children and young people should have a safe home and community which supports physical and emotional wellbeing.

Local authorities, fire and rescue, police and local health boards have a duty to work with other local agencies and organisations to develop and implement strategies to tackle crime and disorder.

The legislation also requires the responsible authorities to contribute towards, formulate and implement a local Youth Justice Plan and a Substance Misuse Action Plan.