Clyde Valley Housing Association offers relational mentoring
Clyde Valley Housing Association has joined forces with social enterprise The Wisegroup to introduce Relational Mentoring.
This strategic partnership aims to empower and uplift customers, fostering positive change within the community.
The Relational Mentoring Programme is a transformative initiative that will offer invaluable support to Clyde Valley Housing Association’s customers funded by the Scottish Government’s Fuel Security Fund. By teaming up with The Wisegroup, a trusted organisation with a proven track record of success, the housing association is taking significant strides towards enhancing the lives of its customers to help move them onto a positive journey.
Through this program, customers will have access to experienced mentors who will provide personalised guidance, encouragement, and advice on various life skills. The focus is on building strong and meaningful relationships between mentors and customers, creating a supportive environment that fosters personal and professional growth.
Fin Smith, customer service director of Clyde Valley Housing Association, said: “We are thrilled to partner with The Wisegroup for this unique mentoring initiative. There is nothing more important than the wellbeing of our customers. By joining forces with The Wisegroup, we are combining our strengths to empower individuals and strengthen our communities.”
Ann Nye, partnership executive of The Wisegroup, added: “We are delighted to be partnering with Clyde Valley Housing to offer this support to households in North & South Lanarkshire. Since our launch on 3rd July our Relational Mentors have worked with over 200 families, providing tailored support to them. The feedback we have had from both partners and customers already has been fantastic and very humbling. We look forward to this partnership and making a real difference in people’s lives.”
The Wisegroup brings years of experience, working with diverse communities and empowering individuals facing various challenges. Its expertise and empathetic approach align perfectly with Clyde Valley Housing Association’s mission to improve the lives of its customers.
This joint venture represents a strong commitment to community well-being and highlights the spirit of collaboration between organizations working towards a common goal.