These friendly professionals support young people who are struggling or at risk of struggling with the transition from primary to secondary school.
- Volunteer coaches provide emotional literacy input as well as wellbeing support and helping the young people to process the transition
- These informal sessions are weekly, taking place over a 12 month period
- These sessions aim to reduce the impact of the transition from primary to secondary school with young people showing an increase in confidence, resilience and emotional literacy skills
“When Grace was in her final year of primary school we noticed she was experiencing severe anxiety...the coach helped Grace develop and use coping strategies and she is now enjoying secondary school.” - Parent
Name of partner: Matrix