Employability and Wellbeing

"Supporting young people to build resilience and reach their potential"

Canongate Youth provides employability and well-being support to young people aged 15-24. Our focus is on helping young people remove their own barriers 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.

To refer a young person for support please complete our referral form and send to referrals@canongateyouth.org.uk and someone will get back to you.

Alternatively, for further information on what support we can offer you can contact any member of the team on their e-mail address (that can be found in the ‘About’ section) or call us on 0131 556 9389.

Offers young people employability support through one to one and group work sessions.

Volunteering. Training. Cooking.

Two programmes designed to empower young women, with weekly group work sessions which explore wellbeing activities such as fitness, sexual health, art and mindfulness.

For young people 16-19 who have left school, are not ready to work and would like support with their next step!