We deliver intensive personal development programmes for people, at any stage in their life, struggling with issues such as involvement in the justice system, long-term unemployment, recovery from addiction, homelessness or risk of homelessness, isolation, and a history of trauma or harm. 

Using the outdoors as the catalyst for change, we work both in individuals local communities and in the wilder places of Scotland, supporting them to make significant improvements in their mental, emotional and physical wellbeing, relationships and use of local support and services.

What we offer:

  • Wraparound Community Connection: Using local green spaces to meet individuals regularly, either individually or through group outdoor activities, and supporting them to work towards their personal goals and destinations.
  • Wilderness Journeys: Individuals will travel for up to 10 days through the wilder places of Scotland, including walking, hiking, canoeing, and camping. This intensive time outdoors away from technology and the stresses of everyday life, alongside structured personal development sessions, and opportunities for learning skills, will see individuals return to their communities with a newfound sense of self-worth, improved wellbeing, and confidence.
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Our Personal Development Programmes

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Living Wild

For men and women across Scotland who are currently involved in the justice system as a result of offending or alleged offending behaviour and who want to move away from offending. Our criminal justice programmes support individuals to address behaviour leading to offending and help with rehabilitation.

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Next Steps

A personal development programme for women across Scotland experiencing homelessness, drug or alcohol misuse and social isolation which may impact on their mental health, employment and relationships.

Success stories

Dylan’s story

Dylan was on the right path into employment when the pandemic knocked him off that path. Like so many young people during the last year, Dylan’s confidence took..

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