No Knives, Better Lives is a prevention, early intervention and education programme in Scotland. We help youth workers and practitioners working with young people to empower those who may be at risk of youth violence to choose a better path.I work with young people and I’m looking for advice
Since 2009, we have supported the right for young people to be safe from fear and violence, and provide tools and resources to enable this.
Since NKBL started:
Real stories from young people in Scotland whose lives have been impacted by knife crime.View all
A former knife carrier explains how they got involved in knife crime and the consequences of their choices.
Amanda was 18 when she was charged and sentenced to 22 months in Cornton Vale Prison for possession of a knife.Learn more