Zaian Aimable-Lina was murdered at just fifteen.
His life, like the lives of so many young people today, could have been spared.
So why wasn’t it?
Simply put, our social care systems are failing us, struggling for funding and failing to speak to one another. But there is another – more hopeful – way.
This book shares the ten simple, straight-forward principles that undergird Oasis’ holistic approach to community work – from ‘people follow people, not disembodies principles’ to ‘You go faster alone, but you can go further together’- and shows how reintroducing a fully funded youth and community service could have the power to change and protect the lives of our young people for good.