This service is available evenings (4-8pm), weekends if necessary, and during school holidays. This programme will normally be for a 11 week period.
The young people will also be invited to be involved in group workshops during the 11 weeks covering topics such as:
Dealing with mixed emotions
Personal hygiene and sexual health
Drug and alcohol awareness
Plus 3 activities during the 11 weeks to places that the young people choose e.g. flipout, tubing, swimming, etc.
Option to spend overnight residential at Wiston Lodge near Lanark:
A weekend not to be missed!
The Young Person’s Support Worker will befriend kinship children aged 8-14 years, providing informal one-to-one support, if necessary, and group work. The young people will make new friends and feel less isolated.
The young person will be supported to achieve positive outcomes that will contribute to their social skills, confidence and health and wellbeing.