The YOU Ladder
Developed by Kevin Callaghan from Drugs Outreach Project, run by West Lothian
Where are you on the ladder at this time?
Housing Drug Use
The You Ladder Dateline
Date Rung Number Higher? / Lower? Than Reasons
The YOU Ladder – Guidance Notes
The YOU Ladder is a visual measure of where the client
is at any particular moment in their life.
Each leg of the ladder signifies a major indicator in their
life – housing situation and their drug use.
By asking and recording which rung the clients think
they are on and the reasons why they believe they are
there, whether the same, up or down, over a period of
time we have a basic measure of how the client is
progressing (or not) through their time within the Drugs