Restorative justice helping to resolve neighbour disputes

Great news as we have made it into the latest issue of Inside Housing with a feature on our new restorative justice programme, a trial approach to help tackle neighbourly disputes.

Restorative justice co-ordinator, Stephen Williams, explains how our new approach is successfully stopping disputes spiralling out of control and how he used it to successfully help two neighbours who fell out after one of the young residents, who was celebrating the end of his studies by setting fire to his schoolbooks, also accidently set fire to a tree, fence and garden shed next door.

Stephen is leading on the restorative justice trial in Coventry with a three-way partnership between Whitefriars, Coventry City Council and West Midlands Police and Crime Commissioner (PCC).

Read the full article here at restorative justice in housing, Inside Housing June 2018