Haldane Youth Services is a registered charity (SCO038681) delivering after school activities for children in P4 – P7 in the West Dunbartonshire area especially children attending local primary schools within Balloch Campus and also youth provision for S1-S6.
Our main aim is to make a positive difference to the lives of the children and young people, aged 7 -18 years living within and immediately surrounding the Mill of Haldane.
To achieve this goal we are specifically looking towards;
Providing opportunities for children to broaden their horizons and raise their aspiration.
Encouraging confidence and self-esteem.
Enabling the young people to have a voice within their local community.
Rewarding commitment, discipline and positive social interaction.
Assisting young people to have a better understanding about how to make healthy lifestyle choices.
To move the young people towards these goals, we set out the following objectives as a provision for the service we aim to provide;
A variety of activities and funshops to positively engage young people including Arts, Culture, Community, Outdoor and Healthy Living activities.
After school and holiday activities.
A means to developing intergenerational relationships
Trips and outings involving art, sport, culture, music and outdoor education.
To work in partnership with local primary schools to support the young people.