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Action for Children - Reach Out (Action for Children)

Unit 17&18 Castlebrae Business Centre
Hazel Kennedy
0131 661 1354
Our Reach Out programme is designed to support young people to increase attainment, confidence and communication skills.

Participants are encouraged to explore the world of work look at options for progression including further training or education. Young people will be supported to complete SQA qualifications depending upon their need.

The Reach Out programme is delivered to small groups of approx. 8 young people within their local communities. The identified areas include North Edinburgh (Pilton, Muirhouse, Granton), Niddrie/Craigmillar, and Wester Hailes.

Service Type

Employability and Education and training

Client Group

Care experienced, Disability, Homeless / at risk of homelessness, Substance misuse, LGBT+, BME Groups, Criminal Convictions, Lone Parents, Health Conditions, and Long term unemployed

Target Area

All Edinburgh

Age group served

16-19 and 20-24

Pipeline Stage

Stage 1 / Engagement

Outreach offered


This programme is aimed at young people aged 16-24 residing in Edinburgh.

Other information

This is a group programme and we have various intakes across the year. Contact us for recruitment information.

We would also welcome enquiries from providers who have identified groups within their communities so if you think we can help then please get in touch.

Reach Out is delivered within local communities therefore the location will vary to maximise accessibility.

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