We are committed to making positive and lasting improvements in the wellbeing of Scotland's children living in and on the edges of care. Ours is a truly collaborative agenda; we work alongside partners, professionals and systems with responsibility for nurturing our vulnerable children and families. Together we work to understand the issues, build on existing strengths, introduce best possible practice and develop solutions.

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Multi-agency partnership aiming to improve contact between looked after siblings launches
March 12th
Campaign launched to help protect Dundee’s children
February 27th
Free online course could provide gateway to career in children's care and protection
February 7th
Professionals work together to improve care for looked after children
January 23rd
Festive designs impress competition judges
December 21st
First Minister reaffirms commitment to improving outcomes for children in Kilbrandon Lecture
November 27th
Government accused of undermining expert evidence on named person scheme
November 18th
Duncan Dunlop: Let’s talk about love in the care system – at the moment there isn’t any
November 7th
Care abuse survivors encouraged to take part in consultation
October 23rd
Victims of abuse in care encouraged to take part in consultation on compensation scheme
October 20th

Training & events

Monday 16 April

Caring for Vulnerable Children


Wednesday 25 April

Debating Disclosure

Insight Institute, University of Strathclyde - Collins Building, 22 Richmond Street, Glasgow, G1 1XQ

Tuesday 5 June | Wednesday 6 June

SIRCC Conference 2018

Hilton Grosvenor Hotel, Edinburgh - 5-21 Grosvenor Street, Haymarket, Edinburgh, EH12 5EF


CHAMPS is changing lives

Maryellen Fegan chairs the Highland Champions (CHAMPS) Board. In this blog she describes what she believes it has achieved.

Eat, sleep, CELCIS, repeat

Stephanie is a Modern Apprentice at CELCIS, and here she talks about landing her first ‘real’ job at only 16.

Taking collective responsibility

Lizzie Morton introduces the corporate parenting issue of Reach and talks about the big things happening for looked after children and…
Pay Now, Train Later

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