What is it?

The following programme works with young people, aged 12-21, who need help managing conflict in their relationship with their parents or other primary caregivers

Why is it needed?

These sessions will show young people & their caregivers that there is another way to handle problems and conflict with people close to them, rather than resorting to abusive or violent behaviour.  Young people and parents will be encouraged to consider how their own exposure to abuse or violence may be linked to their behaviour and how to overcome this in the future.

Aim of Tandem

  • Develop self-awareness and self-control
  • Promote positive social skills
  • Teach pro-social problem-solving skills
  • Increase self-esteem and confidence
  • Improve decision-making

Who delivers it?

Barnardo's and Cheshire Without Abuse

Where does it run?

At different venues across Cheshire East

How long is it?

1-2 hours per week for 8 weeks

Who would refer?

Any professional working on behalf of the young person or care giver

How to refer?

Through professional

What does it cost?

This course is free