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Dearne IKIC (I Know I Can) Young people's centre

Barnsley Targeted Youth Support Service provides effective support to young people at any point during their life

 Getting to know young people is our business, we listen, we act and we support them to be successful now and in the future "We know they can"

 We want all young people to fulfil their potential and more importantly, to be safe and resilient as they move into adulthood

 We can support young people around the following issues:

  • Health & Emotional support ( confidence building, self-esteem, managing emotions)
  • Risk taking behaviour inc Sex, Drugs & Alcohol (age appropriate)
  • Sexual health advice, contraception & STI screening ( age appropriate)
  • Promoting positive relationships
  • Diversion from crime and anti social behaviour
  • Staying safe inc Internet & social media safety
  • Support to encourage active citizenship & volunteering
  • Support to find work, education & training opportunities

Who to contact

Contact Name
Rita Lavelle
Contact Position
Early Intervention & Prevention worker
Telephone

E-mail
ritalavelle@barnsley.gov.uk
Notes

Monday 6.30pm - 8.30pm -Targeted junior evening provision aged 11-12 (school year 7 & 8)

Weds 7.00pm - 9.00 pm LDD South provision (Panda) 11 - 25 years with mild to moderate learning difficulties

Thurs 7.00pm - 9.00pm Targeted senior provision aged 13 - 19 years

 

Activities would include:

  • Issue based programmes
  • Cooking
  • Pool
  • Tennis
  • ICT Facilities including free Internet access (Sorry - no access to social networking allowed)
  • Free View TV & DVD
  • Arts & Crafts
  • Sports (Football, etc)
  • Music Events DJ'ing etc
  • Trips & Visits
  • Games consoles

Where to go

Name
Dearne IKIC Young peoples centre
Address
Goldthorpe Green
Off Furlong Road
Goldthorpe
Rotherham
Postcode
S63 9EH

Other Details

Availability

Referral Details

LDD Young people - referral only, please contact 01226 753406 (Paula Taylor Mc Cool) for more information

 Children under the age of 13 will need signed consent to attend - this is contained within the self -referral form which will need completing on first attendance

 Children over the age of 13 can self- refer and self- consent

Last updated on 05/03/2019
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