CRISIS provides counselling and support to people who need it when they need it.
Crisis was founded in 1996 and is a registered charity. Over the years it has evolved into a thriving social enterprise.
There are a number of individuals and families, regardless of their background or origin, who are increasingly experiencing difficulties coping with modern day living.
Crisis provides early intervention, specialist therapeutic services and non time limited support.
Crisis is a key player in the Social Economy Sector in Scottish Government and is a Case Study in the Enterprising Third Sector Action plan 2008-2011.
The number of clients supported by Crisis since 1996 has reached over 15,000, and we now receive an average of 1500 referrals per year.
2007 - 2008: referrals reached 1468, of those 620 were young people aged 16 and under.
The children and adolescents were affected by domestic violence, street violence, parental addiction, addictive behaviours, self-harming, family breakup, trauma, bereavement, bullying, exclusion, restructured family systems, abuse.
We work very hard with our clients to help restore healthy, safe family systems and communities.
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