Making a difference. 24/7.
we work with society's most troubled and vulnerable young people. We’re there
to help when young people are most at risk.
hours a day. Every single day of
some young people, life is a series of problems. They often feel completely alone, and can’t see any future
at all. At Includem, we stick with each young person. We help them realise they can change their circumstances,
and help them build a better life.
which is a charity, is built on five principles at the heart of
everything we do. We’ve been working with young people in this way for 12
years now, and we have solid evidence to prove that our approach
works. We believe the benefits are clear, not just for young people but
for everyone in Scotland.
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A Better Life
At Includem, we aim to show young people that life holds more opportunities than they realise.
This is why our practice toolkit for working with vulnerable and high-risk young people is called A Better Life.
Launched in 2010, and edited by youth justice expert Tim Chapman, our toolkit covers our Framework of Intervention – and sets out key ways of engaging with young people.
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The Hidden Need
At Includem, we are calling for policy-makers to recognise the needs of
children "Looked After at Home".