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A day of fun and laughter in the forest

14 September 2017

Our Fife team’s summer activities continued in August with an outing to Tentsmuir Forest near Tayport. Ten young people came along for a day full of fun and games.
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Appreciating nature whilst having fun

13 September 2017

We believe it’s important for young people to enjoy and appreciate nature whilst being active. This is important for their well being and gives them a chance to experience the great Scottish outdoors!
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A fond farewell to Marion

13 September 2017

We have said a fond farewell to Marion Geddes, who is retiring from Swiis after a hugely successful career with us.
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A fun day out at the farm

07 September 2017

It’s so important for young people to get outdoors, have fun with others and enjoy themselves – it can be a massive boost to their wellbeing.
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Splashing about in canoes!

06 September 2017

We are always looking to give our looked after children opportunities to be active and to enjoy social situations. This is important for both their well-being as well as their development.

As part of the Fife team’s summer activity program, we took 11 young people and carers to Lochore Meadows to enjoy a day of fun activities.
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Developing leadership skills

31 August 2017

As part of our exciting summer activities schedule in Dundee, young people were given the opportunity to take part in a Leadership Development activity week. This gave them the chance to gain either a SCQF Level 4 Award in Sports Leadership or a Young Leader Award.
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Inspiring student social work visit

15 August 2017

We were recently joined in our Dundee office by Mable, a social work student from Dundee University. She had asked to come in to shadow some of our social workers and learn about the Scotland foster care system.
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An exciting nature day at Vane Farm

15 August 2017

The Swiis Permanence Team recently hosted an exciting nature day for young people at Vane Farm, Loch Leven.
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