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This companion to Every Child Matters sets out possible changes to build on those already made.
The key proposals are to: strengthen parenting interventions; improve understanding of trials and trial preparation; manage remandees better in the community; and improve youth justice skills and organisation.
This document also includes a list of publications for further information and a list of contact points.
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