The Miracle Foundation was set up in 2016 to help bereaved children and young people in Lanarkshire, The Foundation was born upon the founders’ own grief after their loss of a family member. They wanted to create a safe space for children and young people to recover and heal from bereavement and trauma.
The Miracle Foundation support any child or young person between the age of 4 and 18 who is experiencing trauma, grief and loss through counselling and art therapy one to one sessions and groups.
We are a registered Scottish Charitable Incorporated Organsiation, charity number SCO49840.
We have a Board of Trustees who oversee the work we do.
The Miracle Foundation is an organisational member of the British Association of Counselling and Psychotherapy which means we are committed to providing safe, ethical and professional counselling and psychotherapy services. We adhere to their Ethical Framework for Good Practice in Counselling and Psychotherapy, their Ethical Guidelines for Researching Counselling and Psychotherapy and their Professional Conduct Procedure.
We are members of the national Childhood Bereavement Network which means we are committed to work in partnership with other members to create a national resource for bereaved children, build on good practise and ensure our services continue to meet the needs of bereaved children, young people and their families.
Our Counsellors are qualified and registered with a professional body (BACP, UKCP) and experienced with working with children and young people.
Our Arts Therapists are qualified and state registered with HCPC and experienced in working with children and young people.
We have a team of dedicated volunteers who support the Chief Executive, counsellors and therapists to deliver our services. Everyone at The Miracle Foundation is Disclosure Scotland checked, allowing them to work with children and young people.
Support line for parents and carers: 01698 760479
Line open Monday to Friday 9am till 6pm.
We are always looking for volunteers. If you are interested in helping out then send us an application formApply Here