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Our blog is a hub for news, views and analysis of what is happening in the looked after children sector here in Scotland, and further afield. You will hear from our staff and guest bloggers on many topical issues where they will be reflecting and sharing their policy, practice and research insights.

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Maintaining Momentum - upping the pace of change for Children’s Hearings in Scotland

Elaine Adams, Learning and Development Lead at Children’s Hearings Improvement Partnership, writes about the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on Children’s Hearings in Scotland and what this might mean for hearings in the future

Listening to what families need and want is how we will all thrive

CELCIS's Claire Burns writes for Holyrood Magazine's latest special feature on Kirsty, the Holyrood Baby, who is now four years old.

Realising children’s rights to justice and care

Bairnshoose Policy and Practice Lead Anna O'Reilly reflects on how far we've come towards securing a Scottish Bairnshoose, and what must still be done to give children the rights they deserve.

The Care Experienced Student Bursary – helping to change lives in East Renfrewshire

How the Care Experienced Bursary is making a difference in the lives of care experienced young people.

Beyond Reimagining

Claire Burns, Deputy Executive Director, CELCIS, sets out what it will take to make change happen as she writes on Care Day 2020, reaffirming our commitment to support all families and the findings of the Independent Care Review.

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Oct
11
2019
This blog post was first published as an article for Community Care in June 2019.   Read More ...
Author : John Radoux

Oct
10
2019
Bridging the gap between theory and practice is the discussion in the latest blog on physical restraint in residential child car…   Read More ...
Author : Erica Barr

Oct
08
2019
The criminisation of children in residential care. We need to be careful when changing practice as there can be unintended conse…   Read More ...
Author : Debbie Nolan

Oct
03
2019
David Grimm asks if physical restraint should be used at all in residential child care, using his own experience of care to dis…   Read More ...
Author : David Grimm

Oct
02
2019
Louise Hill talks about the impact of the Children (Equal Protection from Assault) Bill in Scotland.   Read More ...
Author : Louise Hill

Oct
01
2019
Laura Steckley explains how people are coming together to consider how to apply what we know about both experience and theory to…   Read More ...

Oct
01
2019
Introducing a series of blog posts which will consider the use of physical restraint in residential child care from multiple per…   Read More ...
Author : Joanne McMeeking

Aug
28
2019
Incorporation of the UNCRC is an important piece of a jigsaw puzzle, but on its own it is not enough. Lizzie Morton explains the…   Read More ...
Author : Lizzie Morton

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