We are a charitable organisation based in Cornwall with a small multi -disciplinary team of highly skilled staff whose expertise and backgrounds include education, social work, youth work, probation, arts and community activism.The RJ working team uses Restorative Practice to engage young people and children in better looking after themselves and each other, through innovative training and groupwork in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly’s schools’ colleges and communities. We also train adults working in the education sector to support young people taking the lead in restorative practice development
Restorative Practice equips young people children and families with the principles language and confidence to build more compassionate and fairer communities. It's a way of encouraging creative responses to conflict and harm through understanding and valuing difference. Our mission is to support school and college communities and,most importantly,young people across Cornwall and theIsles of Scilly to introduce and use restorative approaches and practice restorative skills and knowledge. Our organisation is committed to supporting young people taking the lead in Restorative Practice development, and engaging others to support their leadership.
We believe that every child and young person deserves to learn Restorative principles and language to support them at school or college, at home in everyday life, in their communities and in their future workplace