POWER Referral Portal

Closes 8 Feb 2119

Opened 15 Feb 2018

Overview

The POWER project is a targeted early intervention project working across Southend, Essex and Thurrock (SET). POWER practitioners offer direct support to children and young people aged 8-13 and their parent/carers to help them develop ways of coping with challenging situations at home, school and in their local communities. POWER also seeks to support schools to develop effective methods to enable children and young people to be successful in school.

Typically, the children and young people POWER seeks to help will be struggling to engage at school, may be truanting internally and will have had contact with or be known to the police, perhaps as a victim or a witness. However, they will not yet have been criminalised (i.e. they will not have been charged for an offence).

Children and young people who are already being supported by Social Care or the Youth Offending Service are not eligible for support from the POWER project.

We look forward to hearing from you. Click Make a referral to continue.

 

Areas

  • All Areas

Audiences

  • Anyone from any background

Interests

  • Support for children