In January 2012, the Women and Young Persons` Department launched a unique and innovative new Project providing legal advice to refugee and migrant children and young people (up to age 25) in Scotland.
The Young Persons` Project provides legal advice, assistance and representation to refugee and migrant children and young people in the following areas:
If you wish advice, contact us.
Download Young Persons` Service leaflet.
We also provide free advice to other lawyers, organisations and individuals who are assisting or supporting refugee and migrant children and young people (up to age 25) who are based in Scotland. If you are interested in obtaining second-tier advice from project staff see second tier/general advice.
Policy, research and training
More information on policy, research and training.
The project has the following staff:
The project is also supported by a volunteer programme.
The Young Persons` Project is supported by funds from Paul Hamlyn Foundation.