For 60 years, we've been making
a difference in Scotland.
This year, we celebrate 60 years of supporting vulnerable young people and families in Scotland. That's 60 years of making a difference to those who need it most.
They have been have been successful in helping difficult to reach young people access training and employment opportunities.
There are currently 500 young people involved in the programme, with 600 expected to take part next year.
Roots of Empathy is an effective and proven intervention programme for reducing bullying and aggression within schools
We believe this programme enhances protective factors, promotes greater levels of emotional and social wellbeing in children, and reduces the risk of aggression and violence before it takes root in families and in communities.
This pioneering programme is currently being delivered by Action for Children Scotland in 98 primary schools in 16 local authorities.
Our work covers a wide range of policy and legislative areas including: