- attendance centre
- attendance centre nounA non-residential centre where a young offender may be required to attend regularly, instead of serving a prison sentence• • •Main Entry: ↑attend
* * *attendance centre [attendance centre] noun(in Britain) a place where young people aged 17–21 are sent if they break the law but their crimes are not serious enough for them to be sent to a ↑young offender institution. They have to go to an attendance centre for a particular number of hours, usually in the evenings and at ↑weekends
He went to the youth court and got 24 hours at an attendance centre.
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