All About Focused Care

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Calum Mclean

Calum McleanYouth Worker

Callum is a qualified sports coach with a F.A. coaching badge at level two and has also played football at a semi professional level. He has worked extensively with young people and communities in the voluntary and statutory sectors as a young volunteer and qualified youth & community worker. His work has taken him into schools, colleges and the homes of children and youths were he has dealt with many issues that children or young adults may face such as substance or physical abuse.

Barrie Drewitt-Barlow

Barrie Drewitt-BarlowSocial Worker

Your bones don't break, mine do. That's clear. Your cells react to bacteria and viruses differently than mine. You don't get sick, I do. That's also clear. But for some reason, you and I react the exact same way to water. We swallow it too fast, we choke.

Focused Care is an established group of professionals committed to developing and delivering ethical care and support for disadvantaged young people.

Focused Care For TeenagersFocused Care is an established group of professionals committed to developing and delivering ethical care and support for disadvantaged young people.

We are reflexive and reflect upon situations, enhancing our insight and understanding so that we are able to apply creative approaches to managing challenging behaviours. We recognise that, as young people mature, they need different types of support to continue their development into adulthood. We provide a nurturing and secure base from which young people can explore, develop, and socialise safely.

Providing solid foundations from which they can journey from adolescence to adulthood. We accept and value each individual young person as they a Working in partnership and holistically in promoting positive outcomes for young people.


Mission:

• Promote positive change
• Encourage healthy relationships
• Prevent offending behavior
• Enable social cohesion

Vision:

To provide supported accommodation for young people aged 16 years and above. Through providing a secure base and a stable environment from which young people can grow and achieve and reach they’re full potential. Transforming the lives of disadvantaged young people.

Values:

• Learn
• Encourage
• Achieve
• Prosper