creative activities

Get Arty: Creative Activities and Mental Health

1 in 6 young people are affected by mental health issues, according to the Mental Health Foundation. There’s some evidence that creative activities like painting, drawing and writing can have a positive impact on mental wellbeing.

Hot Topic: Online Safety

This week’s Hot Topic was a discussion about online safety and cyber security! As a group, we feel this is a very important issue for young people, especially with so much of our lives happening online right now due to Covid-19.

Mental Heath Awareness Week 2021

May 10th to May 16th 2021 is Mental Health Awareness Week! Over the next few days, we will be sharing resources about mental health from other charities on our social media.

april update

April Update!

A short update from our Project Leader, Dave about Connect Alloa’s plans for the summer.

Join Our Trustee Committee!

Are you passionate about helping young people? Supporting the wider Clackmannanshire community? A team-player with lots of ideas? Get in touch!

Online Activities

Online Activities

We’ve had the same dilemma as everyone else over the past year: how do you adapt to life online? Since moving our youth group sessions online, we’ve had to get creative about what activities we can offer our young people.