海角社区

We believe no one should be left behind because they are struggling with鈥痑dversity, inequality or vulnerability.鈥疶hat is why we are supporting people to gain the life skills, stability and confidence needed to reach their potential.

Established in 1982, 海角社区 delivers intensive personal development for people, at any stage in their life, struggling with issues such as involvement in the criminal justice system in Scotland, long term unemployment, recovery from substance misuse issues, homelessness or risk of homelessness, isolation, and a history of trauma or harm.

We provide:

  • Personal development programmes that significantly improve people鈥檚 mental, emotional and physical wellbeing, relationships and use of local support and services
  • Justice-specific programmes focused on rehabilitation and reducing offending throughout Scotland
  • Employability courses for individuals facing hardship and disadvantage in Scotland
  • An Outdoor Therapy service, combining professional therapy with the benefits from time in nature and the outdoors

By building trust and ensuring that people feel safe they can explore their complex experiences through听personal development and听therapy听in听their community and听the听Scottish听outdoors.

The outdoors offers inherent challenge for individuals to reflect on beliefs,听attitudes听and behaviours. With time and space away from influences at home, individuals can unlock skills and learn new, more positive, ways of approaching situations.

We focus on the path to a positive future, without forgetting what led people to us. Each person鈥檚 circumstances and needs sit at the centre of our approach. By recognising the impact that trauma or inequality plays we can adapt our support to maximise people鈥檚 strengths, equipping them with long-term solutions. Together, we can tackle the inequality and complex needs which leave some people on the margins of society.

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