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Oct
30

The Children’s Hearings Improvement Partnership (CHIP) has published its Progress on Better Hearings report. This looks at the work taking place to meet the standards set out in the research report Next Steps to Better Hearings to improve the experience of children and families   Read More ...


Oct
29

Following a plenary presentation at the 2019 SIRCC Conference, conversations started on the complexities of restraint and its use in residential child care. You'll find a series of blog posts and further information here.   Read More ...

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Oct
28

Barbara shares the learning that she gained throughout designing, applying and adapting the model in Wales, England and Jersey, and how this has helped her to support the first case review in Scotland, based on the Welsh approach.   Read More ...

Topic : Child protection
Author : Barbara Firth

Oct
28

The Scottish Government has announced more than £12 million of further funding to improve the attainment of looked after children.   Read More ...

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Oct
25

Researchers at CELCIS and the University of Dublin have published a new comparative study on the emergence of formal kinship care in Scotland and Ireland.   Read More ...

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Oct
25

As part of Care Experienced Week, David Grimm has written a blog post and Simone Smith shares a vlog describing the learning and discussion from a group of care experienced young people’s recent trip to Jersey as part of the Scotland-Jersey Participation Project   Read More ...


Oct
22

The Why Not? community is campaigning for the Right to Relationships for all care experienced young people.   Read More ...

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Oct
22

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Oct
11

A report by Emma Miller and Katherine Baxter for the Centre for Youth and Criminal Justice (CYCJ) and the University of Strathclyde on behalf of the Institute for Inspiring Children's Futures (IICF).   Read More ...


Oct
11

This blog post was first published as an article for Community Care in June 2019.   Read More ...

Topic : Residential care
Author : John Radoux

Oct
10

Bridging the gap between theory and practice is the discussion in the latest blog on physical restraint in residential child care.   Read More ...

Topic : Residential care
Author : Erica Barr

Oct
08

The criminisation of children in residential care. We need to be careful when changing practice as there can be unintended consequences.   Read More ...

Topic : Residential care
Author : Debbie Nolan

Oct
03

The Scottish Government has today (3 October) voted in favour of the Children (Equal Protection from Assault) (Scotland) Bill, which will ensure children have the same protection from assault as adults   Read More ...

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Oct
03

David Grimm asks if physical restraint should be used at all in residential child care, using his own experience of care to discuss the ability to adapt to the needs of individuals young people.   Read More ...

Topic : Residential care
Author : David Grimm

Oct
02

Louise Hill talks about the impact of the Children (Equal Protection from Assault) Bill in Scotland.   Read More ...


Oct
01

Laura Steckley explains how people are coming together to consider how to apply what we know about both experience and theory to address the practice of restraint in residential care.   Read More ...


Oct
01

Introducing a series of blog posts which will consider the use of physical restraint in residential child care from multiple perspectives.   Read More ...


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