Get Into Summer

The Scottish Government has provided funding to local authorities and national partners to enable them to enhance their Summer Offer to Children and Young People over the holiday period, to help support children, young people, parents, families and carers to reconnect and boost their wellbeing after such a tough year.

As part of the Get Into Summer campaign, Who Cares? Scotland are offering a programme of activity across the country from July to September to Care Experienced young people aged 16-26. This will include local days out, picnics, BBQs, sports groups, craft groups, music clubs, football tournaments, mindfulness sessions, cookery lessons and so much more.

Please note places for these activities will be severely limited due to Covid restrictions.  Where there is demand, we will look to offer alternate dates for similar activity. There will also be opportunity for smaller group activity or one-to-one time with individual workers.

National Events

What’s on where I live?

  • If you live in Argyll & Bute, East or West Dunbartonshire then click here to see the North West activity programme.
  • If you live in Renfrewshire or North Ayrshire then click here to see the West activity programme.
  • If you live in Clackmannanshire, Falkirk, Stirling or West Lothian then click here to see the Central activity programme.
  • If you live in East Ayrshire, East Renfrewshire, Glasgow or South Ayrshire then click here to see the South West activity programme.
  • If you live in East Lothian, Edinburgh, Fife, Midlothian or The Scottish Borders then click here to see the South East activity programme.
  • If you live in Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Rossie YPT, Angus, Dundee or Perth & Kinross then click here to see the North East activity programme.
  • If you live in the Highlands, Moray, Orkney, Shetland or The Western Isles then click here to see the North activity programme.
  • If you live in Lanarkshire then click here to view the Lanarkshire activity programme.

Our teams are still working on their calendars, so if you can’t find an activity near you then keep checking back to see the latest updates, and keep an eye on our social media platforms.

Make sure you also check out The Parent Club website which is signposting activities being offered by other organisations as part of the campaign.

With thanks to Scottish Local Authorities, funding partners and donors who make our work possible.