Services in Stirling

This page details a list of local support services in Stirling that you can contact for further support for your family. These services range from family support to specific support needs.

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Services in Stirling

Callander Youth Project

Callander Youth Project Trust aims to improve the quality of life of young people aged 11-25 in Callander and the surrounding rural area by maximising their potential through access to the best possible recreation and educational facilities, support and resources. They provide a wide range of youth groups, activities and services.

Callander Youth Project Trust
Callander Hostel
6 Bridgend
Callander FK17 8AH

T: 01877 330 141

Clacks Families Support Service

We help under-fives get ready to start school. Children need social and communication skills to do well when they start school, and early years services are crucial. We provide extra support services such as play sessions, speech therapists, health intervention and parenting programmes.

Clacks/Stirling PACCT
Action for Children
101A Newmills
Alloa FK10 2SE

T: 01259 214 695

Dyslexia Scotland

Dyslexia Scotland is a national organisation based in Stirling that represents the needs and interests of people with dyslexia. They provide a range of services that aim to encourage and enable children, young people and adults with dyslexia to reach their potential. These include a national helpline, website toolkits and resources, volunteer-led local services, and dyslexia assessments at their offices in Stirling.

Dyslexia Scotland
2nd floor, East Suite
Wallace House
17-21 Maxwell Place
Stirling FK8 1JU

T: 0344 800 8484

Family Mediation Central Scotland (Relationships Scotland)

Relationships Scotland supports individuals, couples and families experiencing relationship difficulties. Their office in Stirling offers a range of services, including family mediation and supervised contact, to families throughout central Scotland.

Family Mediation Scotland
80 Murray Place,
Stirling FK8 2BX

T: 01786 472 984

Forth Valley Family Support Service (Scottish Families)

Scottish Families are operating a Family Support Service across the Forth Valley and will provide information and advice, one to one support, peer support through the facilitation of family support groups and advocacy to individuals, family members and friends affected by someone else’s substance misuse. Although they are only able to support adult family members (18 years and over) they will be able to direct you to other age appropriate services if applicable.

Forth Valley Family Support Service
Scottish Families Affected by Alcohol & Drugs
Raploch Community Partnership
Raploch Community Campus
Drip Road
Stirling FK8 1RD

T: 08080 10 10 11

Home-Start Stirling

Home-Start centres provide a range of support to families with at least one child under five years old. Each centre has trained volunteers who support families who may be struggling with isolation, physical health, bereavement or a range of other issues.

Home-Start Stirling
Kildean Business & Enterprise Hub
146 Drip Road

T: 01786 498 466


Includem provides intensive support services to some of Scotland’s most vulnerable young people. They work with young people who are most often excluded from mainstream services, and run a range of projects to help young people with issues such as preventing family breakdown, crisis support, transitional support and raising attainment.

T: 0141 4270 523

Nordoff Robbins Scotland

Nordoff Robbins use music therapy to help people with a range of conditions including learning disabilities, neurological disorders, life-limiting illness, brain injury, cerebral palsy, mental health issues, trauma, stroke and dementia.

Nordoff Robbins Scotland West
25 Lammermoor Avenue
Glasgow G52 3BE


The Spark Counselling Stirling

The Spark is a leading provider of couples counselling, marriage counselling, individual counselling and family counselling in Scotland. In Stirling, they offer a range of face-to-face, online and telephone appointments for couples counselling, marriage counselling and individual counselling.

The Spark Counselling Stirling
61-63 Murray Place
Stirling FK8 1AP

T: 0808 802 2088

Stirling & Clacks Services (Barnardo's)

Barnardo’s offer a range of services throughout Stirling and Clackmannanshire from their regional office in Stirling. These services cover issues relating to children and young people affected by substance misuse, family support and parenting programmes, youth justice, and throughcare and aftercare.

Braehead House
14 Calton Cresent
Stirling FK7 0BB

T: 01786 450963

Stirling Family Support Service

The Stirling Family Support Service supports individuals and families affected by a loved one’s alcohol or drug misuse. They specialise in providing support tailored for individuals and families who have nowhere else to turn or are exhausted with the constant struggle of dealing with drugs or alcohol.

Stirling Family Support Service
36 St John Street
Stirling FK8 1EA

T: 01786 470 797