Category: Community

Linlithgow Young Peoples Project

30 for 30

2020 marks the 30th anniversary of LYPP and we are most grateful to the many staff, volunteers and helpers who have given their time to go above and beyond in providing the best possible provision to young people in Linlithgow and the surrounding area over the last three decades. With our arrival at this milestone…
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Holiday Programmes

Each year once the school closes its doors for the Easter, Summer and October breaks the LYPP holiday programme kicks into life. From trips to the beach, theme parks and safari parks, to activity weekend’s way, museum trips and getting creative with videos there’s always plenty to get involved with. These events are always well…
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Community Partnership

LYPP is an active member of the Linlithgow and Bridgend communities and regularly meet with, and feed into discussions with other community groups. In the last year we’ve partnered with West Lothian Youth Services, Bridgend Partnership Meeting, Linlithgow Community Development Trust, Linlithgow Academy, St Johns Church, St Michaels Church of Scotland, St Peters Episcopal Church,…
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Mentoring

Last year we started our partnership with ‘TLG Early Intervention’ mentoring offering referred pupils one hour mentoring within the school setting each week. This is a safe space for young people to meet with a trained mentor offering a friendly and listening ear to those who need it. These sessions are young person led with…
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Bridgend Drop in

Each Wednesday between 8:15pm and 9:15pm we run the Bridgend Drop in within Bridgend Community Centre which is a free event for those in S1 and above. Here young people can play football outside of choose to engage in games, challenges, crafts or baking within the centre. During this time there is also space given…
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Skatepark Project

Following on from the success of previous years we will be running skate park sessions every Friday afternoon through the summer in 2019!

Tuesday Night Lounge

Each Tuesday night we run a free group designed specifically for those in S1 – S6, in the Lounge youth centre. It runs from 7pm to 9pm and is left open to the direction of the young people’s choosing, giving space for games, crafts, activities and discussion. On top of this we hold more directed…
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