Young People are an incredibly important part of our community in Aberdeenshire.

We actively encourage and support young people to volunteer in their local community and join Community Councils.

Community Learning and Development within Aberdeenshire also provide a range of support for young people and young learners, including support for volunteering initiatives such as Duke of Edinburgh and Saltire Awards as well as supporting Youth Cafes and Young Carers.

Helpful resources for Young People in Aberdeenshire

Community Learning and Development, Aberdeenshire Council https://www.aberdeenshire.gov.uk/schools/cld/young-people/

Aberdeenshire Youth Parliament
https://www.aberdeenshire.gov.uk/schools/cld/scottish-youth-parliament/

Aberdeenshire Youth Opportunities Database (YODA)
www.aberdeenshire.youthinfo.info
https://www.facebook.com/OpportunitiesAberdeenshire

Get the Lowdown – Young Scot
www.young.scot

Aberdeenshire Youth Council
www.aberdeenshireyouthcouncil.org.uk

Skills Development Scotland
https://www.skillsdevelopmentscotland.co.uk/

North East of Scotland College (NESCOL)
www.nescol.ac.uk

Aberdeenshire Alcohol and Drug Partnership – Meet the Hendersons https://www.aberdeenshire.gov.uk/schools/cld/scottish-youth-parliament/