The Hi-Hope Handbook has information about choices, opportunities and services available in the Highlands to support transition from school to adulthood. This information can be accessed by topic or area. It can be saved as a personal directory for you to use to consider plans for the future or to create topics for discussion with those who support you or to enable you to undertake further research.

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UHI - University of the Highlands and Islands

The University of the Highlands and Islands gives you the chance to do something different,… read more…

Highland Blindcraft

Highland BlindCraft is a supported business which offers training and employment to… read more…

Inverness College UHI

Inverness College UHI is the largest partner of the University of the Highlands and Islands … read more…

Scottish Child Law Centre

The Centre provides free legal information and advice on the law relating to children and… read more…

The Gatehouse

The Gatehouse is a facility for people in Sutherland who are recovering from mental illness.… read more…

Jobcentre Plus Lochaber

Jobcentre Plus is an executive agency of the Department for Work and Pensions. It is… read more…

Terrence Higgins Trust Scotland

This organisation provides a range of free, confidential, anonymous services providing information, support and counselling. … read more…

Dunnet Forestry Trust

In Dunnet Forest located just east of Castletown, Caithness discover: the Sculpture Trail play the… read more…

Sight Action

Sight Action provide a range of services to help visually impaired people to remain safe… read more…

High Life Highland: Adult Learning (Literacies): Sutherland

Free confidential tuition is provided on a one to one or on a small… read more…
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Please Note: There will be some instances where funding will be required to access a service listed in this directory. Application for this requires to be made following appropriate Highland Council and/or NHS assessment for Adult Services and consequent resource allocation procedures. Further information on accessing services can be obtained from your local Adult Services Team.