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Oct
05

Claire Burns, Director of CELCIS (Acting), takes a moment to consider how much we have learned that we didn’t know before the COVID-19; how this emergency has thrown a spotlight on so much of what we already knew and what this means as we work to make change happen to realise The Promise.   Read More ...


Aug
18

Pride month 2020 was a bit different from previous years. The restrictions in place in various ways around the world to address the ongoing coronavirus/Covid-19 pandemic meant that many of the usual parties, parades, and protests were cancelled, postponed, or moved online. One constant however was the opportunity to reflect on how far the LGBT+ community has come – and importantly, how far there is still to go.   Read More ...


Mar
25

Carol Wassell, Permanence and Care Excellence programme lead at CELCIS, provides an update on a programme of work which is making lasting and profound improvements to the lives of some of Scotland’s most vulnerable children.   Read More ...

Topic : Permanence
Author :

Aug
16

Kenny Murray comments on the Children's Hearings Scotland 'Be A Force For Good' campaign.   Read More ...


Nov
21

Fiona Aitken, Director Scotland for Adoption UK, talks about the significance of Adoption Week in Scotland and the need to listen to the voices of adopted young people   Read More ...


Oct
20

Linda Davidson discusses every child's need for sensitive and responsive care.   Read More ...


Feb
16

Linda Davidson, Permanence Consultant at CELCIS, explains how a timeline can be a powerful tool in making child-centred decisions.   Read More ...


Jan
10

Jennifer Davidson blogs about what 2016 has meant for the children’s sector and what the year ahead will bring.   Read More ...


Nov
30

What’s known as concurrency planning is beginning to be adopted in Scotland, and it's a potent means of achieving permanent, stable homes and futures for the youngest looked-after children.   Read More ...


Nov
30

Paul McKee is an advocacy worker who helps parents to express their views when decisions are being made about their children.   Read More ...


Nov
29

Jennifer McKearney, of Aberdeenshire’s legal and governance department explains how PACE has cut drift and delay in their decision making   Read More ...


Nov
21

The rewards of adopting can far outweigh any barriers   Read More ...


Nov
18

Diana Beveridge of Scottish Government explains why improving permanence by reading the data works.   Read More ...


Nov
15

How social workers sharing ideas has been inspirational for their learning and practice.   Read More ...


Nov
08

Getting ready to start on the PACE journey.   Read More ...

Topic : Permanence
Author : Dominique Harvey

Nov
01

Why permanence matters for looked after children, and why we must share our passion to improve.   Read More ...


Dec
21

A blog by Linda O'Neill discussing what children had to say in the recent Rees Centre report   Read More ...


Nov
23

In this blog Liz Brabender discusses how CELCIS tackles drift and delay in permanency.   Read More ...


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