Membership Availability Update: Support Only

Membership Availability Update: Support Only Due to increased demand for HOPE's services and the impact this has had on our current waiting list, HOPE will continue to accept applications for Support Only Membership at this time, while Full Membership, with group access, will be closed to new applicants until further notice. Our Support Only Membership (£30 per annum) is still

Volunteer of the Month: August 2017 – Jim McLeavy

Volunteer of the Mont: July 2017 - Jim McLeavy   It is with great pride that HOPE announces that Jim McLeavy is our Volunteer of the Month for August 2017. Jim has been a fantastic member of staff since beginning as a volunteer in Spring of this year, volunteering on a number of

Volunteer of the Month: July 2017 – Emma Donaldson

Volunteer of the Month: July 2017 - Emma Donaldson HOPE is delighted to announce that Emma Donaldson is our Volunteer of the Month for July 2017. Emma has worked at HOPE for a few years, first in a volunteering role, then as part of her student placement for her qualification in Health and

Carer Support Events –

Feedback events for carers and organisations supporting carers in North Lanarkshire are being hosted by North Lanarkshire Council Voluntary Action North Lanarkshire (VANL) in August. The events will be facilitated by Martin Pearson, an independent consultant who will produce a report based on your views for Health and Social Care North Lanarkshire. If you

Cycling at Dunbeth Park – Sunday 23rd

HOPE will be hosting our summer cycling session on Sunday 23rd July, at Dunbeth park. The session is free to members and will run from 12pm-2pm. Please bring your own bike and wear weather-suitable clothing. If anyone needs to collect a bike for the session, they will be able to collect one from The

Digital Safeguarding – Parents

HOPE is hosting a Digital Safeguarding session for parents on Monday 24th July, 7pm-8:30pm at the HOPE Centre. We will be presenting an information session on digital safeguarding and general online safety for parents and family members at HOPE. This will include advice on how to talk to your young people about staying safe online,

Family Orienteering – Sunday 16th July

***FAMILY ORIENTEERING SUNDAY 16TH JULY*** Our Family Orienteering session will run this Sunday 16th July at Dunbeth Park, Coatbridge from 11.30 - 1.00 PM. Reminder no cycling on this date. All members welcome but places MUST be pre-booked!

A Child’s Perspective

Autism - A Child's Perspective When supporting children and young people with autism, it is always useful and beneficial to those being supported to imagine and understand things from their perspective. Meeting one person with autism means you have met one person with autism, but any perspective can lend itself to increased understanding

Learn to Ride a Bike with HOPE!

HOPE's Learn to Ride a Bike sessions are back! Classes have been filled and are already underway. We're off to a great start and would like to extend a massive thanks to the parents for helping out. Majella Kerr, our SGW for Sports is delighted at the progress already. "We had families taking part and

Volunteer of the Month, May 2017 – Marline Albert

Carers Consultation Event Congratulations to Marline Albert, this month's Volunteer of the Month! Marline assists in the operational and administrative aspects of HOPE, assisting our project administrator, autism lead coordinator, and senior group workers in preparing documentation, resources, and record keeping. She has been a weekly volunteer in HOPE for over two