Module 8

Rise Up Program

NSW Police Diversionary Programs

In this presentation, Superintendent Mark Wall, Commander Youth and Crime Prevention Command, NSW Police Force introduces the Commissioner’s RISE UP Strategy. This strategy aims to divert youth at risk from the criminal justice system by engaging them with education and employment opportunities.

The presentation explains the partnership program with PCYC including:

  • The important role PCYC, Police and Industry have in re-engaging young people in education and pathways to employment
  • The launch of RISEUP and expected outcomes
  • An outline of ‘Fit For Life’ with participants talking about their experiences with the program
  • Rationalisation of the suite of ‘Fit for’ and ‘Fit to’ programs
  • An outline of ‘Fit for Work’ and media story
  • Referrals of young people to RISEUP programs can be done by the Youth Caseworker.

Watch Now

Training Video

In this video, Superintendent Mark Wall, Commander Youth and Crime Prevention Command, NSW Police Force introduces the Commissioner’s RISE UP Strategy.

Further Information

Rise Up Program Overview