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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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COVID 19: When adapting our work, we all learn from listening to children and young people

Jacqui Dunbar is the Project Lead at Our Hearings, Our Voice, an independent board for children and young people who have experience of the Children’s Hearings System in Scotland and want to help improve it. She works directly with 11 children and young people, 9 who are members of the board and 2 who are advisors for Our Hearings, Our Voice.

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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Sep
17
2018
How an analysis of data has enabled Stirling’s services for children develop to better fit their needs.   Read More ...
Author : John Muir

Sep
13
2018
Dr Neil Harrison argues that we need to use better data to better understand care experienced young people entering higher educa…   Read More ...
Topic : Education
Author : Dr Neil Harrison

Sep
10
2018
Dr Christine Puckering from Mellow Parenting tells the story of a family and how trauma informed care can foster better relation…   Read More ...

Sep
10
2018
Many paths to higher education are not straightforward. For law student Derek, ADHD and time in residential care meant there wer…   Read More ...
Topic : Education
Author : Derek

Sep
03
2018
How a Maori model of improving care has been transformative for a family in Glasgow.   Read More ...
Author : Karen Frew

Sep
03
2018
Claire Burns introduces the evidence into practice theme of the new issue of our REACH publication.   Read More ...
Author : Claire Burns

Aug
16
2018
Kenny Murray comments on the Children's Hearings Scotland 'Be A Force For Good' campaign.   Read More ...
Author : Kenny Murray

Aug
02
2018
Gordon Main continues the conversation on commitment, discussing the emotional investment of foster carers.   Read More ...
Author : Gordon Main

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