Our blog allows those working with NKBL and young people to contribute their views, policy ideas and constructive criticism on a regular basis.

We also feature guest blogs covering a host of related topics to stimulate debate around violence and related issues affecting Scotland’s young people.

Become an NKBL Blogger!

We are looking for as wide a range of contributors as possible with a diverse mix of views.

If you would like to contribute to our NKBL discussion please contact NKBL Delivery Team. Email  or call 0131 313 2488.

September 2018 News

10th September 2018 by Emily Beever

Understanding the Teenage Brain

13th August 2018 by Sarah Hussain, SCCR Digital Communications and Marketing Officer

Sarah from SCCR explains how understanding the inner workings of the teenage brain can be helpful for parents. 

Children’s Rights and Knife Crime Prevention

30th July 2018 by Emily Beever

How do children's rights play a role in knife crime prevention? We explain using the UNCRC. 

10 Tips for Parenting Teenagers

16th July 2018 by Alison Clancy, Project Officer at Parenting Across Scotland

Alison Clancy from Parenting Across Scotland gives us 10 tips for parenting teenagers.

#StopKnifeCrime with the Ben Kinsella Trust

22nd June 2018 by Emily Beever

We are working with the Ben Kinsella Trust to tell Ben's story and stop knife crime.