Working to end serious youth violence.

Together, we can end serious youth violence!

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Supporting those affected by youth violence.

Stand with us, as we stand together to end serious youth violence!

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Fostering change and encouraging prevention.

Now is not the time to walk on by! Speak up, speak out, and get involved with the Synergy Network's efforts to tackle serious youth violence!

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Standing together we can make a difference

The Synergy Network is a growing coalition of churches, para-church groups, Christian agencies and organisations working to end serious youth violence in Britain and Ireland.

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Standing Together Rally

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Support for you

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Support for Church Leaders

Churches have excellent assets in the form of volunteers, who are often teachers, lawyers, medical professionals and those in positions of authority.

While many of these men and women carry out a variety of roles at their churches, their talents could also be used as mentors or buddies for young people in both the church and local communities.

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Support for practitioners

The Synergy Network is a combined effort, which encourages collaboration and working together. We believe that the impact of combined skills and power will enable us to make an impact.

This Network is about successful partnership and we recognise that communications are key to any success.

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Support for families and young people

It is often the case that many of those affected by Serious Youth Violence (SYV) have been in need of assistance with regard to their children.

Families who have lost loved ones or who have been affected by SYV are often left to pick up the pieces after such a tragedy.

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Stories of hope

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Amani’s story

Amani Simpson is an award-winning social entrepreneur, film maker and youth coach.

At the age of 21, he was stabbed 7 times after intervening in a robbery attempt.

After amassing over 2.8 million youtube views of his short film ‘AMANI’ (starring Hollywood actor, Joivan Wade) he now uses his short film and story to transform the lives of young people across the country.

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Amani’s story

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Upcoming events

Apr 12

A weeklong national education initiative will involve activities that demonstrate the positive role young people can have in making their school and community safer.

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Nov 30

An annual event for all those working in the youth justice system

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