Projects

Linlithgow Young Peoples Project

LYPP Update

After 18 months of working mainly online we are delighted to be able to back providing face to face youth work in our lounge building, in Bridgend and in schools. After over 250 youtube videos and countless online chat sessions it is refreshing to once again be able to meet in person and work with…
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LYPP Summer Programme

We were delighted to be able to run a great summer programme this year. Thanks to Get Into Summer funding we were able to run many of our trips for free and take part in some activities we’ve never done before. We did a huge variety of activities including: outdoor lasertag, segways, lendrick muir activity…
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The LYPP Youth Counselling Service

On the 1st of September we launched our youth counselling service (YCS) at LYPP. We are now offering donation based, professional and confidential counselling to young people aged between 12 and 18. Our hope and passion is to make counselling more accessible to the young people of Linlithgow and the surrounding areas. The YCS will…
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Covid-19 LYPP Update

LYPP has changed – but not gone away. Where you can find us: Email:           mail@lypp.org.uk Facebook:    LYPP Linlithgow LYPP Online Youth Club Instagram:    lypp_lounge lypp_support Youtube:       LYPP Linlithgow Everyday on Youtube and IGTV we post videos where you can expect plenty of challenges, activities, fun, games and…
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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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Accreditation

Gaining additional awards besides those gained in an academic format are a vital addition to any young persons CV and as such we offer the opportunity to gain these within our programmes. Within schools we run ASDAN classes, work with young people to achieve JASS awards and train young people up as health and wellbeing…
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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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Small group work

All good youth work is based on mutual respect between young person and leader and as such, creating space to build up this relationship is key to our work. By attending one of our small groups whether within school, at a drop in, or on an organised trip these sessions do exactly that. Small groups…
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Continuing support for young adult

Whilst our main remit is working with those aged under 18, for many young people, continuing support and as they start out in Employment, or further Education and Training is also helpful. Whilst no official group runs for those older than 18 we offer regular opportunities for those who wish to engage with us to…
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