An HSBC Golf Roots Plus Project in Wales has reported a 60% drop in ASBO figures.
Cardiff City’s PL Kicks project, in partnership with Golf Development Wales, offers FREE sports coaching to young people aged 14-19. In 2014, as a result of HSBC Golf Roots Plus funding, and by teaming up with Valleys Golf Enterprise, the project was extended to include golf. The scheme has had a significant impact on improving community relationships between young people and the local PCSOs supporting the project. Reported instances of anti-social behaviour decreased by 60% while the sessions were taking place in the Caerphilly borough.
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