Enthusiasm Trust set to chair flagship serious violence event

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We are excited to announce that Enthusiasm Trust will be represented at the County Lines Conference this October in Central London! Our Chief Executive Joseph Russo will be chairing and leading discussion throughout the day, whilst our Get Connected Lead, Caleb Jackson, and our Gang Culture Advisor, Carlus Grant, will be providing an insight into county lines culture through a unique presentation which explores the blurred lines between victims and perpetrators.

We will be joining fellow panel experts in county lines activity, including the following representatives:

  • Ann Coffey MP, Member of Parliament for Stockport, Chair of the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Runaway and Missing Children and Adults
  • Tim Champion, NPCC Silver Lead, National County Lines Coordination Centre
  • Michael Phipps, Service Manager for Disrupting Exploitation Programme Greater Manchester, The Children’s Society
  • Nicola Bell, Programme Manager, Victims First—Willow Project
  • Danian Reid, Detective Inspector, MPS County Line Tactical Coordination & Support Officer, National County Lines Coordination Centre
  • Phil Ashford, Operational Lead & Steve Baguley, Community & Education Lead, NWG Network
  • Dan Martin, Principal Officer—Social Care, National Children’s Bureau

Join us to discuss preventative approaches to county lines activity and best practice in supporting the victims of criminal exploitation. We’re looking forward to kicking off the conversation!

You can find out more information here, view the day’s agenda here, or register for the event here.