benefits to supporters

Engaging with young people can bring fantastic benefits to your business and help support our local communities and economy. There are also many ways to get involved and offer support to young people.

Programme Partners include


Castle Water
Local Employer



Today, Barnardo’s works to transform the lives of vulnerable children and young people.

Career Ready



Career Ready is a UK wide charity linking employers with schools and colleges to open up the world of work to young people.

Children's University



Children University Scotland provides a framework that recognises and celebrates the voluntary learning that children take part in outside of normal school hours.

The Springboard Charity



The Springboard Charity helps young people achieve their potential and nurtures unemployed people of any age into work. It helps alleviate poverty by supporting disadvantaged and underprivileged people into sustainable employment within hospitality, leisure and tourism.

Design Engineer Construct



Inspiring a new generation of Built Environment professionals




Lantra Scotland can help individuals access the training, qualifications, skills and knowledge they need to succeed in the land-based, aquaculture and environmental sector.

Young Enterprise



Young Enterprise Scotland offer enterprise and entrepreneurship programmes and development opportunities for young people across all of Scotland.





GrowBiz provides a community-based enterprise support service in rural Perthshire.

Barclays Lifeskills



LifeSkills created with Barclays help young people prepare for the 21st Century workplace.

Winning Foundation Scotland



Winning Scotland Foundation is an independent charity that is working to create a culture where all young people in Scotland have the opportunity to develop themselves and learn important life skills.

Invest in Perth
Local Authority



The Invest in Perth team offer a comprehensive investor support programme tailored to each individual business.

Perthshire Chamber of Commerce



Affiliated to the Scottish Chambers of  Commerce, Perthshire Chamber of Commerce  offers a range of support to help local members to grow and develop their businesses.

Get involved

To find out more about Developing the Young Workforce Perth and Kinross, ask us a question or discuss how you can get involved please get in touch.