MYPAS (Midlothian Young People's Advice Service) was set up in 1999. At that time the project provided two services:
Over the past six years, MYPAS has expanded enormously, and the project now provides a wider range of services. New services have been set up in response to issues and needs that young people have told us about or that staff at the project have identified. We believe that young people often have more than one issue or problem to deal with at any one time and more often than not these are all connected in some way. So it makes sense to offer a range of connected services where young people can access the support they need. At the moment these services cover the following issues or aspects of health for young people:
For information about each of our services, click on the coloured boxes above. To Download a referral form click here:
If you have suggestions about any new services that MYPAS could set up, we’d really like to hear about your ideas.