Throughcare / Aftercare Services
The Throughcare /Aftercare Team covers the whole of Aberdeenshire. It comprises
1 Team Manager, 2 part time Senior Practitioners, both of whom are social workers, 4 full time social workers,3 part time social workers, 3 support workers, an Accommodation Officer, an Employment, Education and Training officer as well as a part time Local Area Coordinator (accommodation)
Services offered include the provision of support and information regarding developing independent living skills, housing, education, training and employment, financial advice, the provision of emotional support and where necessary referral to agencies who are able to provide other appropriate services, dependent on the young person’s need.
The team’s overall aim is to assist young people who are, or have been, Looked After, to identify plans for moving towards living independently and to provide the support they need in order to bring about this transition successfully as they move towards young adulthood.
For more information visit the Throughcare / Aftercare section on the Aberdeenshire Council website