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Get into Summer

The Get into Summer programme has been funded by Scottish Government to provide fun activities for children and young people during the summer holidays. Perth and Kinross were awarded £397k.

Get into Summer logo The money is intended redress the negative impact on children and young people of restrictions placed on them during the pandemic and provide opportunities to socialise safely as well as develop confidence but most importantly have fun. 

A programme of activity has been developed with a mixture of targeted activity for specific groups and some activities that are open to all.  

Available activities

Universal Youth Partners

Contact these partners direct but focus on activities for those children transitioning from primary to secondary school

Perth Cityicon YMCA Tayside Summer Programme [1014Kb]
HighlandBREATHE
Blairgowrie and CarseEastern Alliance
StrathearnLogos
KinrossKYTHE Project

Outdoor activities

WillowgateOutdoor individual or group activities negotiated on individual level
Duke of EdinburghOutdoor activities for young people in order to complete award

Visit the Young Scot - Perth & Kinross website for more information on outdoor activities.

Support for Children and Young People with additional support needs

Perth Autism Support   

w/c 5 July - w/c 9 August for Young Adults programme each Monday and Wednesday (times vary depending on activities as this will be more community based!)

w/c 11 July - w/c 9 August for Children's Activities programme each Tuesday (10.00am-4.00pm), Wednesday (10.00am-4.00pm) and Thursday (8.30am-5.00pm)

Contact Perth Autism Support 

SHIP

28th June - 30th July (Monday - Friday) at Fairview School

Book direct by contacting Ship or through a Social Work referral. Families should be known to Ship but if not speak directly to them.

To register, please email info@ship-perthshire.co.uk

To chat about your needs and the service please call Nicola on 07713565120

Funding has also been provided to organisations and teams who will support individual children and their families.  These include:

  • MEAD
  • Young Carers
  • Foster Carers
  • Kinship Carers
  • Individual Social Work Teams