Common Thread

Our fundamental goal is to provide healing environments for children and young people who have been hurt by trauma, neglect and abuse.

Believing in the positive potential of every child.

We seek to offer genuine warmth, acceptance and understanding to those who feel that they are not wanted and who believe that they cannot be helped.

Our organisation possesses the experience, commitment and expertise to help young people achieve positive change and begin to rebuild their lives.

Emphasis is placed on maintaining a small family environment where staff and children are encouraged to invest in this and take shared responsibility. 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  • "I was quite withdrawn when I first came here, but my worker showed me how to feel good about myself again"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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