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.

Our Blog, News & Updates

16th August 2019

A Summer at CY

For the last 6 weeks we’ve been hosting an intern from America in partnership with…

17th July 2019

Meet The New Additions to the CY Team

The first half of 2019 has seen a few new additions to the CY team….

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…

Volunteers needed

We are looking for Volunteers to join the CY team. Click on the more info button to find out more

Get in Touch!

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

Our Supporters

We have a number of supporters who help us work with children and young people. To all of them we say a huge thank you!