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Third Sector Programmes


Local Authority area:


Primary Courts of relevance:

Stirling Sheriff and JP Courts

All information provided by:

Stirling Community Justice Partnership

Stirling Community Justice Information

Published: 17 September 2021

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Third Sector Programmes

Interventions suitable for

16 years and over. Assessment undertaken by Justice Social Work.

Programme Title and Provider

Living Wild – Chance for Change / Next Steps; Venture Trust

Details of all Specific national or local scheme/intervention(s) available

Stirling Justice Social Work Services work in partnership with Venture Trust. Venture Trust provides tailored programmes to combine outreach support, with an intensive wilderness experience and ongoing community links.
Where the Court requests an assessment we will provide this and a recommendation as to a person’s suitability. The Venture Trust can be included in an order under a Programme Requirement and compliance would be monitored by Stirling Justice Social Work Service.

Possible Outcomes

Increased self-confidence and awareness of negative behaviours. Increased employability skills, increased use of support services, improved connections and relationships.

Process for Assessment and/or inclusion in scheme/intervention

Assessment of suitability via Criminal Justice Social Work Report. Delivered as a sentence of the court.

Relevant information re. funding of the programme

National funding.