Macaulay College provides people with additional social and educational requirements with an exceptional programme of activities that encourages and empowers them to have meaningful, fulfilling working and social lives. Based outside Stornoway on the Isle of Lewis; We support 24 students from across Lewis and Harris for 443 hours per week, 52 weeks per year and we have 17 staff, Full Time Equivalent of 12.5.
Referrals come through Social Work, Education and NHS, & occasional self-referrals.
Clients can attend activities based on Macaulay farm or for those in receipt of one-to-one funding, at venue of their choice such as Sports Centre or An Lanntair. Clients are supported to attend courses at the University of Highlands and Islands & attend work placements.
The students complete farm activities such as animal care, horticulture, creating delicious jams/chutneys from our poly tunnels, selling our eggs, as well as craft/artwork, also off site activities; public space maintenance, Stramash Festival set up, cinema, gigs & exhibitions. Our one-to-one support focuses on completing activities, attending events students are interested in, many of them have health related outcomes.
In October Macaulay College won the Social Enterprise Scotland Award for Health and Social Care.
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