Whats Happening

Here you can read all about what we’ve been up to at DEAP, our latest blog posts and our news, as well as up-and-coming events to put in your diary.

Recent Blog posts

Art and Awareness for NextSteps2: Before and After Lockdown

July 7th, 2021

Prior to lockdown, NextSteps2 had several programmes to engage young people, including Chalk and Talk, a social session where the young people could discuss a variety of topics. Unfortunately, these in-person sessions had to stop with the COVID-19 pandemic, but the youth support workers continued to engage clients through weekly…

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NextSteps2 is on Facebook!

July 7th, 2021

For up-to-date information on the events planned for our NextSteps2 program, which caters to young people ages 16 to 25, please check out our Facebook page!  

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NextSteps2 Stepping Out of Lockdown

April 30th, 2021

With restrictions lifting, our NextSteps2 support workers had the opportunity to go for a walk around the Forfar Loch with one of their young people. It was great to be able to reconnect in such a beautiful environment and take a chance to blow away the cobwebs of the past…

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DEAP Offering New Online Training Sessions!

April 29th, 2021

Every day between 11-12 we will have remote training with an experienced member of staff on the following topics: Mondays             CV Training Tuesdays             Applications/Cover Letters Wednesdays       Interview Skills Thursdays            Employer Expectations Fridays                 Dealing With Rejection For clients studying CSCS, remote training is also available Wednesday and Friday 11-12. Please contact…

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Upcoming Events

Gambling Awareness with NextSteps2!

June 21st, 2021 | 13:30

Come join a 12-week course on Gambling Awareness with NextSteps2! Commencing weekly from Monday 21st June from 1:30pm to 3:00pm at The Cross in Forfar. Please contact Chloe (07563 031301) for more details.

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Next Steps 2 Art Group

June 23rd, 2021 | 13:00

Starting on Wednesday, 23rd June 2021, come along for an eight week art program with Next Steps 2 at The Cross in Forfar. Please contact Grant (07936 912990) or Wilson (07563 031302) for more information, or check out the flyer on https://www.facebook.com/NextSteps2DEAP/posts/272730044629305.    

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Online Training for CSCS

April 22nd, 2021 | 10:00

DEAP is now offering online sessions to our EF and ITA clients working on their CSCS green card. These take place on Wednesdays and Fridays from 11am to 12pm, and are done through Teams. If you would like to participate, please get in contact with your trainer or by emailing…

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DEAP Centres and Pearson Vue Reopened for CSCS Testing

April 6th, 2021 | 10:00

As of 7th April, DEAP centres in Dundee and Fife are open for Health and Safety Level 1 testing. Also, Pearson Vue is now open for CITB Operatives Testing. We will be testing on Wednesdays and Fridays in April at 10 and 11:30am, and Fridays in May at 10, 11:30,…

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