Employment success for Kai

Employment success for Kai

Not in education, training or employment, Kai, wasn’t sure what he’d do next when he started our Building Brighter Futures course. An eight week employability programme, the course supports young people to gain SQA qualifications, manual handling training,...
Mentoring success story: Kelly Ann and Mandy

Mentoring success story: Kelly Ann and Mandy

Kelly Ann and Mandy recently celebrated the end to their 12 month mentor match by going to see Jack and The Beanstalk at the Kings Theatre. Over the last year, they have been meeting every week to work towards Kelly Ann’s main goal of being able to self-travel...
Josh’s volunteering experience

Josh’s volunteering experience

As well as providing affordable and environmentally-friendly wood collections and timber sales, our social enterprise Move On Wood Recycling offers training, work experience and volunteering opportunities for local people. One of our regular volunteers is Josh, who...
Volunteer befrienders wanted

Volunteer befrienders wanted

Would you like to support a young person aged 16-25 to make a successful transition from housing support to managing their own tenancy and living independently? We’re currently looking for volunteer befrienders in Edinburgh to help vulnerable young people...
Adam’s training experience

Adam’s training experience

Congratulations to Adam for completing the Building Brighter Futures course, which is split between our Edinburgh office, Action for Children office and our Move On Wood Recycling workshop! Building Brighter Futures is an eight week employability programme for young...