Meet our peer educators – Charlie

Meet our peer educators – Charlie

I first came to Move On when I was 17 as a participant for the peer educator training. I didn’t know much about Move On nor did I know the massive impact it would have on my life. When I first started my training I was angry, competitive, didn’t listen to others and...

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Meet our trainees – Kelly

Meet our trainees – Kelly

I started off being in care due to family problems as mum turned really ill. Unfortunately she was that ill that she couldn’t look after me any longer. I moved from place to place for couple of months then I found a place where I thought I would have been really happy...

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Meet our mentees – Dharma

Meet our mentees – Dharma

I have been a part of Move On's Glasgow mentoring service for 14 months now and I have enjoyed the time so far. I would recommend this service to young people in Glasgow who have experienced being in care. Move On is celebrating their 20th birthday and for this some...

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Meet our trainees – Stephen

Meet our trainees – Stephen

This a story about my journey to MOVE ON. When I was young I always wanted to be a soldier like my uncle and serve my country.  My time with the army didn’t work out how I planned it so I ended up leaving under bad circumstances. I realised quickly that the military...

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Meet our trainees – Jen

Meet our trainees – Jen

I kind of stumbled into youth work. After uni I took a graduate role in a Council department who needed help bringing their communications into this decade. I’d been involved in web and app development for years because being able to code as a kid back when that was...

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Meet our Trainees – Kyle

Meet our Trainees – Kyle

I’m not originally from Glasgow, and when my relationship deteriorated with my family I was offered a place to stay here off the grid by someone I knew from high school. I soon found myself socially isolated and cut off from my friends and family by the person I...

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Olivia’s story

Olivia’s story

I think I've improved a lot since I joined Move On. I've became more confident, more independent, I actually do things now like my singing lessons. I joined a course that I'm absolutely in love with and it's all down to having the support from Move On. I'm not that...

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Money Advice Service

Money Advice Service

Money Advice Service What Works Fund Move On’s peer education financial capability programme is one of 26 projects throughout the UK to be funded by the Money Advice Service’s new What Works Fund announced on 31 January 2017. The Money Advice Service are an...

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Ally – our hip hop mentee!

Ally – our hip hop mentee!

I was introduced to Move On by my pastoral care teacher in 5th year. I had been selected due to some issues at home, outside school and just generally needing some development as a person. I was paired up with my mentor after meeting a few different people along with...

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