A Response-Based Approach to Supporting Young Victims of Violence in Sweden

Stödcentrum Nordväst

     Based in Sweden, Stödcentrum Nordväst is a support team for young victims of violent crime between the ages of 12-21.  In this collective presentation, they will share their thoughts about their work with social responses, resistance, and dignity in their daily work with young victims. They will also give examples of how they work to make prosecutors, police, and the young victims network aware of the importance of a positive social responses.