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Canongate Youth - The Gate (Canongate Youth)

South Bridge Resource Centre
Cat McMillan
0131 556 9389
Canongate Youth provides employability and well-being support to young people aged 15-24.

Our focus is on removing barriers for young people and supporting them in a holistic way to move onto further education, training and employment. The employability team work with young people to develop skills, build confidence and gain qualifications.

How it works
  • Through various groupwork projects and tailored one-to-one support
  • Our Girls Health & Welbeing Group and Drop-In run on a weekly basis throughout the year
  • We provide on-site work experience in The Old School Cafe and support young people to achieve the REHIS Food Hygeine Certificate
  • We are an SQA accredited centre.

Service Type

Employability, Health / Mental Health, and Education and training

Target Area

All Edinburgh

Age group served

16-19 and 20-24

Pipeline Stage

Stage 1 / Engagement

Outreach offered


Target Group

The Gate - Young people aged 16-25 (must be school leaver)

Old School Cafe (volunteering/training) - Young people aged 15-25.

We work with all young people regardless of barriers but welcome referrals for those who are care-experienced and those requiring support with their mental health and wellbeing.

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