We provide 1 to 1 support and mentoring for young people aged 8 to 24. Our team will work with young people to take them on a journey to realise their potential and help understand the choices they have available.
engage by Newground Together is a mentoring programme for children and young people aged 8 to 17 years old who live in a Together Housing Property in Calderdale.
Through early help and support we aim to help young people realise their potential, develop self confidence and reduce risk taking behaviour. In the current climate of Covid-19 lockdown and restrictions, children and young people may be struggling more than usual with their mental health and behaviour. We have a team that can support you and your family.
Why engage with us?
Newground Together can offer you and your family:
A designated Youth Worker
Support to identify what is going well and areas that need a helping hand such as school attendance, positive friendships, staying safe online and in the community and emotional health and wellbeing support such self-esteem and confidence building
A tailored support plan with personal goals identified by your son/daughter – empowering them to explore their behaviour and actions
Support to access activities with their peer group and signposting to specialist services
Delivered by Newground Together, RiSE is for Together Housing tenants aged 16-24 who are looking for some help and support to settle into their new home and to get the most out of their tenancy.
If you would like more information about this FREE support or want to make a referral please get in touch with a member of the team.
We will help you with:
• Managing your money and budgeting
• Setting up household bills
• Your responsibilities as a tenant
• Finding a job or accessing training
• Registering with a doctor or dentist
• How to pay your rent or report a repair
• Making friends within the local community
• Making sure your mental health is ok.
Want more information? Speak to your Neighbourhood Officer or contact a member of the Newground Together team by: