Supporting young people with Autism Spectrum Disorders in Dumfries and Galloway

Better Lives Partnership was set up in 2016 with the expressed aim of delivering and improving the services available for children and young people affected by autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and additional barriers, their families and carers and those who support them.

 

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Our Current Projects Include:

The Bridge to Employment Project

Housing Project

Art Club

Our Previous Projects:

Lego Project

Yoga Project

How to Find Us

Based in Cotton Street, Castle Douglas our premises are easily accessible and offer a friendly welcome to all.

Our Premises

Special Events

14 Apr 2018

Coffee Morning

Looking for something to do on Saturday? Come along and support Bryony’s coffee morning in aid of Better Lives Partnership

21 Apr 2018

Lego, Toys & Crafts Fair

The Better Lives Partnership have teamed up with Dumfries Lego Fairs to bring you a great day out for all the family! We will have Lego stalls, toy stalls, craft stalls, kids play area and so much more!

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Garden Project

We are grateful for support received from Dalbeattie Mens’ Shed Wilko, Castle Douglas Solway Recycling Chris Dowgill   Any offers of help or donations of equipment would be very much appreciated. Please email us via the contact form.

Lego, Toy, Collectibles and Craft Fair

Our ‘Enterprise’ element of the project takes the form of Lego, Toy, Collectibles and Craft Fair, taking place at Castle Douglas Town Hall from 10am – 3pm on Saturday 21st April, 2018. Our young people have helped to plan and organise this event in partnership with...

Our work experience

Many of our young people are now out and about enjoying work experience placements. JB is at the Bridge Wellness Centre 2 mornings a week CA is at In House Chocolates 2 mornings a week KG is at Castle Douglas Development Forum Charity Shop 2 mornings a week CW is at...

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