Mary’s Way responds to the needs of vulnerable families and individuals who are experiencing personal, family or social issues. The project aims to alleviate the impact of poverty, hardship, isolation and marginalisation, to protect the most vulnerable.
Our key aims are also to improve relationships within the family; build on their parenting skills; improve child behaviour at home, school and in the community; reduce parental depression; build confidence; widen social networks; raise aspirations; reduce debt; and support parents into employment, education & training. We do this by providing a wide range of interventions to support the whole family including 1-1 support, direct work with children, and a rolling programme of The Incredible Years® Parenting Program throughout the year.
We work in partnership with children, families and individuals by: