Donaldson's (Governors of Donaldson Trust)

Transition Project

We are looking for support with the Transition Project, which aims to support young deaf and hard of hearing people (16 to 24 years) to access higher/further education or employment/supported employment/work experience.

history Campaign has now closed

It ran from to

Registered Charity in Scotland (SC017417)




  • Education/Training/EmploymentEducation/Training/Employment
  • Health/WellbeingHealth/Wellbeing
  • Human Rights/AdvocacyHuman Rights/Advocacy


  • Children (3-18)Children (3-18)
  • Young People (18-30)Young People (18-30)



The project aims are to help deaf/hard of hearing people in the following ways: • To improve their basic English skills • To improve their basic Maths skills • To be more responsible for their own decisions • To support with training courses • To support with accessing further and higher education • To support with accessing employment • To support with work experience placements • To improve independent living skills • To support with accessing local services • To work towards improving their confidence and self esteem • To set up peer support groups • To set up job clubs • To achieve national certification for training • To work with other organisations aimed at supporting young people