Common Thread

Our services are situated throughout Scotland, seeking to listen to the people who use them and provide a healing environment .


Common Thread offers creative solutions for looked after and accommodated children in a residential environment and training for those working in this area of social care.


Common Thread aims:

  • To deliver the highest quality of care to young people
  • To share our experiences and successes with others interested in improving outcomes
  • To create care environments which result in sustained excellence from staff
  • To consult and teach on our systems where this would be valuable

Common Threads services offer round the clock care on a short, medium, long term or respite basis. More...

Common Thread
  • "I was quite withdrawn when I first came here, but my worker showed me how to feel good about myself again"
    Young Person - Woodside
  • "Success for our young people therefore lies primarily in the skills, knowledge and expertise of those looking after them..."
    Julie Joseph MD Common Thread
  • ..."Creating a culture of openness and respect, where learning is a day to day activity,."
    Peter Russian Chief Exec IIP (Scotland)

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