"Accelerate" is part-time, lasts for up to 16 weeks and offers young people aged 15 years plus the chance to undertake a series of personal, community and learning challenges. All activity is activity-based, designed to broaden horizons, improve motivation,
confidence and self-esteem, promote participation in flexible training and help young people to start to identify and understand their own strengths and weaknesses.
Accelerate also offers Vocational Introdauctions and offers a first-stage introduction
to the skills need in the world of work. Referrals can be made by Partner Agencies, individuals, Schools, Social Work and Skills Development Scotland. Please see information for Referral Agencies and Individuals below.
Accelerate is part-funded by the
European Social Fund in Glasgow and is funded via the UK Government's Community Renewal Fund in North Lanarkshire.