We work with children and young people (aged 16 –25) who haven’t had a fair deal. They may be experiencing homelessness, substance abuse, self-harm, mental health issues, leaving care or they are generally at risk.

Our core services are

Strategic Plan for 2020 – 2024

Our Vision

Make Life Great for Children & Young People

Our Mission

To empower children and young people who haven’t had a fair deal – to have a home, strengthen their mental health and be part of a community

Our Ethos

We need each other to make life work.

Our Values

  • We make our own choices
  • We are loving and compassionate
  • We take risks
  • We make mistakes and learn
  • We never give up


  • Getting children and young people where they want to be
  • Led by children & young people
  • Driving excellence, innovation and change through leadership
  • Protect a culture of compassion, inclusion and respect

MACS Supporting Children & Young People was formed in 1990 and is a registered charity with the NI Charity Commission (NIC100923), and is a Company Limited by Guarantee (NI044482). HMRC ref: XR13060.