Our Mission


Our vision is for children and young people in Edinburgh and the Lothians to be healthy, happy and secure, belong in their communities and become confident and fulfilled adults

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Since 1977 we have provided a safe and welcoming space for children and young people.

Youth Work Services

Supporting young people in the local area through a programme of clubs and activities

Employability & Wellbeing

Providing employability and well-being support to young people aged 15-24.

Social Enterprise Café

The Old School Café trains young people in hospitality, catering and customer service skills.

We are recruiting!

We are looking for a fun, creative and enthusiastic person to join our team as a Children’s Worker. Click on the button on the right for more details.

Our Blog, News & Updates

3rd May 2019

Power Up is Back!

After our first, very successful Power Up programme we are excited to be able to…

22nd March 2019

RockSchool Success!!

We love an opportunity to shout about how amazing our young people are so here…

7th January 2019

Power Up – a new opportunity for young women!

We are really excited to launch Power Up, a new programme about young women, relationships,…

6th December 2018

Jingle Bells from Canongate Youth

#12daysofgiving We’re super excited to launch our Christmas wish list today. Every (working) day between…

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If you’d like to volunteer, donate or find out more, feel free to contact us.