Feedback from youth about Youth Programme:
"I am feeling and learning to be able to manage things differently"
"I am learning a lot about how to control my anger, I'm also talking more about how I'm feeling and that feels good"
Feedback from parent/caregiver about Youth Programme:
"The instances where he winds himself up are becoming less and less frequent"
"When we talked with some friends regarding what was happening with our family they suggested this programme as they had been through the programme and found it very helpful with their own family"
"He is now listening to me and responding in a positive way, he seems to like having clear boundaries"
Feedback from parent/caregiver about Parenting Programme:
"This programme has really worked for us. We talk now. I am parenting my son according to his age. We have achieved what we can to do. My son is now back in main stream school and is doing well"
Feedback from a referring agency:
"The Youth is a lot different than when he first started the programme. Definite changes noticed. He is more settled at school, is listening to the teacher and readily takes on suggestions. He is more self controlled and thinks about how to react. He is open to goal setting in the future to maintin/improve his behaviour"
Family Support Service
"It is helpful to be able to talk about my point of view"
"I think it is a great service I feel heard and valued in the process"
"it is great that you come to me so I don't have to worry about childcare""It is very helpful to discuss my children’s wellbeing and how their fathers changing behavior impacts on them""I can already see changes in my partners behavior after only a short time on the programme"