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The Fairbridge Spirit

Coburn, Annette and Inverarity, H and Wallace, David (2011) The Fairbridge Spirit. In: History of Youth & Community Work Conference, 2011-01-16.

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Abstract

Fairbridge in Scotland is a national charity giving young people from three of the most disadvantaged areas a fairer chance to succeed in life. Using a unique combination of long-term personal support and challenging activities, Fairbridge enables young people to build a sense of self-worth and develop the personal, social and life skills they need to enjoy a future full of choice and opportunity.