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Jan
20

In seeking to provide an overview of the existing research on residential care, this rapid evidence review addresses the following research questions: • What is the function of residential care as part of a range of alternative care options? • What facilitates ‘quality’ care in residential care? Taking account of it both in the relational interactions between children and their carers, and in how residential care is organised to facilitate high quality care for children. • What effect does residential care have upon outcomes for children and young people?   Read More ...


Dec
09

This report provides an insight into the Permanence and Care Excellence (‘PACE’) programme – a Quality Improvement programme underway from 2014-2020 which engaged with local authority partnerships in 27 of the 32 Scottish local authority areas.   Read More ...


Nov
18

This Practice Note clarifies the legislative requirements when undertaking a Welfare Assessment to support planning for a looked after young person to ‘stay put’ in a care placement under Continuing Care arrangements.   Read More ...


Oct
09

Joanne McMeeking and John Ryan discuss the main themes to come from SIRCC 2020 Online.   Read More ...

Topic : Residential care, SIRCC
Author : CELCIS

Oct
09

We asked the residential community what the extraordinary ordinary has meant to them in recent months. Find out what they said.   Read More ...


Oct
08

A recording of the Webinar in which Who Cares? Scotland, Aberdeen City Council and CELCIS learned together about current recording practice in residential child care.   Read More ...


Oct
06

Five short clips From Louise Wallwein's keynote at SIRCC 2019 have been extracted to support reflection individually and/or discussion by the residential child care community.   Read More ...


Oct
05

We've pulled together examples from across the CELCIS website of the extraordinary ordinary in residential child care during the public health emergency and lockdown.   Read More ...

Topic : Residential care, SIRCC
Author : CELCIS

Oct
02

A video summary of comments and thinking during week one of SIRCC 2020 Online   Read More ...

Topic : Residential care, SIRCC
Author : CELCIS

Sep
07

SIRCC 2020 is going online with a brand new format.   Read More ...

Topic : Residential care
Author :

Aug
14

Elaine Hamilton, Service Manager at Nether Johnstone House describes how lockdown due to the current emergency health crisis has changed the thinking, outlooks, and actions of both the young people and the team that surround them.   Read More ...


Aug
03

The Coronavirus (Scotland) Act 2020, which came into force in April 2020, altered several procedural requirements for Children’s Hearings in Scotland. This consultation exercise considered the experiences of those involved in Children’s Hearings undertaken using video-conferencing in order to inform consideration of whether virtual hearings can facilitate participation by those who cannot, or prefer not to, attend Hearings in person. This short report highlights for young people what young people said about their experiences of Children’s Hearings when surveyed for this consultation.   Read More ...


Aug
03

The Coronavirus (Scotland) Act 2020, which came into force in April 2020, altered several procedural requirements for Children’s Hearings in Scotland. This consultation exercise considered the experiences of those involved in Children’s Hearings undertaken using video-conferencing in order to inform consideration of whether virtual hearings can facilitate participation by those who cannot, or prefer not to, attend Hearings in person. This short report highlights for parents and carers what parents and carers said about their experiences when surveyed for this consultation.   Read More ...


Aug
03

The Coronavirus (Scotland) Act 2020, which came into force in April 2020, altered several procedural requirements for Children’s Hearings in Scotland. This consultation exercise considered the experiences of those involved in Children’s Hearings undertaken using video-conferencing in order to inform consideration of whether virtual hearings can facilitate participation by those who cannot, or prefer not to, attend Hearings in person.   Read More ...


Jul
05

Book our free online course to explore the approaches involved in caring for vulnerable children.   Read More ...


Jun
25

The Independent Care Review (ICR)'s evidence framework, comprising of research and evidence collated and analysed throughout the review’s three years of work as it undertook a root and branch review of care system in Scotland.   Read More ...


May
20

The Scottish Parliament's Education and Skills Committee is seeking information around the impact of the coronavirus outbreak on vulnerable children. CELCIS responded to this inquiry, sharing information on how services are responding to and supporting the needs of children and families in need of care and protection.   Read More ...


Feb
25

This issue includes a mix of peer-reviewed articles, commentaries and the Kilbrandon Lecture.   Read More ...



Nov
07

This issue includes a mix of peer-reviewed articles, commentaries and the Kilbrandon Lecture.   Read More ...


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