Heavy Sound provides a safe, nurturing environment that supports the wellbeing of young people and adults.
Here are some facts and figures about the work we do at Heavy Sound.
Heavy Sound Combat & Fitness Sports club has produced: 9 fighters in the Scottish top 10 rankings. 7 fighters in the British top 10 rankings. · 3 Scottish champions. · 2 British champions. · 2 Scottish internationalist fighters competing abroad. · 3 Intercontinental/European champions. · 2, 2x world champions.
Attendance of Additional Curriculum from January 2022 to February 2023, is at 81%.
One young person on our Additional Curriculum went from 0% attendance at school in 21/22, to re-engaging with school for the first time again in 22/23.
In 22/23 one young person moved off the curriculum into full-time employment, with the support of Heavy Sound.
In 22/23 one young person enrolled in a peer mentoring scheme with Bridges to mentor other young people.
21 families supported (Jan 22- Feb 23)
Over 80 young people attending weekly (in '21-22)
Powerful history of growth
Saved the public purse over £2.6 million in 1 year through interventions with 12 young people
Reintegrated 16 young people back into mainstream school following prolonged disengagement with education (in '21-22)
Supported 5 young people into employment, further education and training (in '21-22)
Trained 13 lived experience mentors to work with young people and adults in the community (in '21-22)
Two young people passing National 4 English at HS (in '21-22)