Our blog is a hub for perspectives and analysis of issues that matter to the lives of children, young people and their families. 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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We need access to data at both population and individual levels if we're to be successful in improving the attainment of looked after children.
Research into how music could and should help shape the experiences of children and young people in residential care settings.
The work CELCIS and other professionals are doing to improve educational experiences and outcomes for looked after children and young people.
Norma Brown of Falkirk Council describes their Moneywise project and the difference it's making to the lives of care leavers in the area.
What the latest round of Scottish Government’s stats on looked after children do and don’t tell us
How a social work team in the East End of Glasgow is working tirelessly to support its local community
We are now moving towards a professionalism that is defined by passion and commitment expressed through the transparent and responsible use of relationships.
Guest blogger Fiona Bennett of Barnardo's Scotland describes the Family Firm Action Research project.
Linda Davidson, Permanence Consultant at CELCIS, explains how a timeline can be a powerful tool in making child-centred decisions.